"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Soups, Stews & Casseroles > Casseroles
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-28-2004, 08:25 PM   #1
Senior Cook
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Ohio
Posts: 110
Tostada Style Lasagna

2 pounds ground beef (I use extra lean)
½ cup chopped onion
1-28 ounce can tomatoes (cut up)
1-8 ounce can (1 cup) tomato sauce
1 teaspoon dried oregano. Crushed
1 teaspoon dried crushed dried red pepper
1-15 ½ ounce can red kidney beans (drained)
8-Lasagna noodles, cooked and drained or the no cook ones
4- Cups shredded Monterey Jack Cheese (16 ounces)


Shredded lettuce
Broken tortilla chips
Cherry tomatoes; halved

Cook meat and onion until browned and tender. Drain Stir in UNDRAINED TOMATOES and tomato sauce, 1 ½ Teaspoon SALT (I use garlic salt), oregano,Chili powder & red pepper.

Simmer uncovered for 25 minutes. Stir occasionally. Stir in beans.

In each of the 10x6x2 baking dishes arrange ¼ cooked noodles (or no cooked) crosswise and spread with ¼ cooked noodles & meat mixture.

Sprinkle HALF of the cheese on top of each. Top with remaining noodles and meat mixture~cover and freeze the other.

Fresh casserole~~cover and bake at 350 for 15 minutes, uncover and bake 10 minutes more or until hot.

FROZEN casserole covered at 400 for 1 ½ hours. Uncover and bake 10 minutes more.

Sprinkle some cheese on hot casserole to melt for looks, you can add slice black olives if you want.

Serve: Pass the lettuce~chips and tomatoes and picante sauce! (sour cream if you like it)

2 casseroles 4 to 6 servings


hvacwife is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-28-2004, 02:42 AM   #2
Assistant Cook
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Vancouver BC
Posts: 5
sounds good

Why not use fresh corn tortillas in plave of noodle for the nice authentic flavour?
Life's uncertain ,Eat dessert first:)
Feeding stars is NOT glamorous......
ReelChef is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Vegetable Cheese Lasagna Filus59602 Pasta, Rice, Beans, Grains... 2 06-12-2006 03:04 PM
Asparagus Lasagna kansasgirl Pasta, Rice, Beans, Grains... 9 11-03-2004 06:07 PM
Tostada Style Lasagna hvacwife Pasta, Rice, Beans, Grains... 3 05-30-2004 11:14 AM
Vegetable Cheese Lasagna Filus59602 Pasta, Rice, Beans, Grains... 0 11-03-2002 10:45 PM
Vegetable Cheese Lasagna Filus59602 International Cuisines and Ethnic Cookery 0 11-03-2002 10:43 PM

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:26 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.