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Taco Salad Pie

Taco Salad Pie
  • Prep 40 min
  • Total 40 min
  • Ingredients 12
  • Servings 8
Refrigerated pie crust, embellished with crushed tortilla chips, makes a crisp-n-crunchy shell for a South-of-the-Border filling.
Updated March 1, 2010
Make With
Make With
Pillsbury Pie Crust

Ingredients

Crust

  • 1/2 cup crushed tortilla chips
  • 1 box Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crusts
  • Whole round tortilla chips

Filling

  • 1 lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
  • 1 can (15 oz) spicy chili beans, undrained
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese (6 oz)
  • 1/2 cup Old El Paso™ Thick 'n Chunky salsa
  • 1 cup chopped lettuce
  • 1/2 cup chopped tomato (1 small)
  • 1 green onion, sliced (1 tablespoon)
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup sliced ripe olives, if desired

Steps

  • 1
    Heat oven to 450°F. Sprinkle 1/4 cup of the crushed tortilla chips evenly in bottom of 9-inch glass pie pan. Make pie crust as directed on box for One-Crust Baked Shell in chip-lined pan. Sprinkle remaining 1/4 cup crushed tortilla chips over crust; gently press into crust. Generously prick crust with fork.
  • 2
    Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until crust is light golden brown. Cool slightly. Carefully stand 1 row of whole tortilla chips around inside edge of baked shell.
  • 3
    Meanwhile, in 10-inch skillet, cook ground beef over medium-high heat, stirring frequently, until thoroughly cooked; drain. Stir in chili beans, 1 cup of the cheese and the salsa. Cook over low heat 2 to 3 minutes, stirring occasionally, until beans are heated and cheese is melted.
  • 4
    Spoon beef mixture into cooled baked shell. Top with lettuce, remaining 1/2 cup cheese, the tomato, onion, sour cream and olives. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
410
Calories from Fat
220
Total Fat
25g
38%
Saturated Fat
11g
57%
Trans Fat
1/2g
Cholesterol
70mg
23%
Sodium
830mg
35%
Potassium
440mg
12%
Total Carbohydrate
28g
9%
Dietary Fiber
2g
11%
Sugars
3g
Protein
19g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
10%
10%
Vitamin C
2%
2%
Calcium
15%
15%
Iron
15%
15%
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 2 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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