Give your friends and family something to taco about with this quick and easy Taco Casserole recipe. Make this yummy Taco Casserole in under one hour.
1 lb. lean ground beef
2 green onions, sliced
1 clove garlic, minced
1 pkg. (1 oz.) TACO BELL® Taco Seasoning Mix
1 can (15.5 oz.) kidney beans, undrained
1 can (8 oz.) tomato sauce
1 can (4.5 oz.) chopped green chiles, undrained
1 pkg. (30 oz.) ORE-IDA Shredded Hash Brown Potatoes
1 cup KRAFT Shredded Cheddar Cheese
Heat oven to 350°F.
Cook meat, onions, garlic and taco seasoning mix in large skillet sprayed with cooking spray on medium heat 10 min. or until meat is done, stirring frequently. Remove from heat.
Drain beans, reserving 1/4 cup of the liquid; set beans aside. Add reserved bean liquid to meat mixture along with the tomato sauce and chiles; mix well.
Spread half the meat mixture onto bottom of 13x9-inch baking dish sprayed with cooking spray; cover with layers of half each of the beans and potatoes. Repeat layers.
Bake 30 min. or until hot and bubbly. Sprinkle with cheese; bake 5 min. or until melted.