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Mexican Beef and Rice Casserole

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70Minutes
360Calories
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Ingredients

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8 SERVINGS
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 tablespoon taco seasoning
  • 1 bunch spinach (ends trimmed and roughly chopped)
  • 1 cup frozen corn kernels
  • 14 ounces fire roasted diced tomatoes (1 can can substitute with regular diced tomatoes)
  • 1/2 cup salsa (store bought)
  • 2 cups cheese (Mexican 4, blend shredded)
  • 1 cup long grain rice (uncooked)
  • 2 cups chicken broth low sodium
  • 2 tablespoons fresh cilantro (chopped)
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    360Calories
    Sodium16% DV390mg
    Fat29% DV19g
    Protein45% DV23g
    Carbs9% DV26g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories360Calories from Fat170
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat19g29%
    Saturated Fat9g45%
    Trans Fat0.5g
    Cholesterol70mg23%
    Sodium390mg16%
    Potassium600mg17%
    Protein23g45%
    Calories from Fat170
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate26g9%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars1g2%
    Vitamin A90%
    Vitamin C20%
    Calcium25%
    Iron20%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(15)

    Jen a month ago
    The whole family loved it. Made it with black beans instead of meat. Very tasty!
    Larrywillis a month ago
    very good love it add more meat though
    Steven Lambert a month ago
    Yum would make again!
    Holly Tipton Sabby 3 months ago
    This was a quick and easy meal. I made a few changes/additions to kick it up a notch. Used yellow rice with saffron because that’s what I had on hand. Added chorizo and shallots in with the ground beef. Also added black beans and diced jalapeños. Turned out great and one of my picky eaters even had a second helping!
    Kelsi Mannhalter 3 months ago
    Relatively good flavors, but pretty underwhelming. The rice ended up being overcooked and rather bland as well.
    Tiago L. 3 months ago
    Turned out good. I added a bit of red bell peppers. Will do it again
    Mélanie Bouchard 3 months ago
    Very tasty. I added half a jalapenos to spice it up. Next time, I'll put some black beans in.
    Ginger 5 months ago
    Easy to make and the whole family really liked it! Making it again.
    Jaime Pease 5 months ago
    This was really yummy and honestly SO EASY to make. But like the other reviews, I plan to add more next time. Probably black beans and then tortilla strips after it’s done cooking for crunch (I also totally blanked on adding the cilantro at the end and I’m super upset about it because I think it would’ve made a big difference in taste, but it was still yummy without). My 1.5 year old son also LOVED it - I definitely suggest for an easy weeknight meal.
    Lindsey Hogan 7 months ago
    Super easy and kids loved it! A great way to sneak some veggies into their diet.
    Jordan Schmidt 7 months ago
    Fantastic. Added green peppers and an onion. Cooked the meat with garlic. You could add some beans in as well, or japelpenos
    Erika Olson 8 months ago
    This was amazing! Easy to make and addictive! Make it - you will be happy!
    Justin Birnbaum 10 months ago
    Great! Added onion and green peppers as well
    Kynn E. a year ago
    Easy, simple, and satisfying on a cold night. All souped out already this winter and the spice was perfect.
    Linda S. a year ago
    very easy. will add onions, black bean, and peppers next time.

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