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Burrito Pie Freezer Meal Recipe | Freezer Meals for Large Families!

  • Author: Jamerrill Stewart

Description

Enjoy this wonderful Burrito Pie Freezer Meal with your large family! One 19 x 11 pan feeds our family of ten once with a few leftovers. It’s a family favorite.


Ingredients

  • Five bags of 10 tortillas (50 tortillas total)
  • 10 lbs of cooked ground beef
  • 2-3 diced green peppers
  • 1 diced onion
  • 1 cup of taco seasoning (yes, this is for all of that meat! I buy taco seasoning in bulk or you can make homemade)
  • Four 16-oz cans of refried beans
  • Four 7-oz cans of green chilies
  • 12 cups of shredded provolone cheese
  • Four 16-oz packs of sliced pepper jack cheese (each pack has 24 slices)

Instructions

To Make Burrito Pie Meat Mixture

  • Cook 10 lbs of ground beef along with 2-3 diced green pepper, onion, and 1 cup of taco seasoning. I cook my ground beef in a variety of ways (slow cooker, pressure cooker, roaster oven, conventional oven, or two big pans on the stove).
  • Once ground beef is fully cooked, crumbled, and drained add in and mix thoroughly four 16-oz cans of refried beans.

To Assemble The Burrito Pie Freezer Meals

  • Layer the bottom of each deep dish pan with 6 flat tortillas
  • Add a layer of meat mixture on top of tortillas
  • On top of meat mixture spread out approximately 15 slices of pepper jack cheese
  • Top cheese slices with about 1/2 of one 7-oz can of green chilies
  • Start next layer with 6 flat tortillas
  • Repeat steps above
  • End with 6 tortillas topped off with 4 cups of shredded cheese. Use your favorite shredded cheese. In this recipe, I used shredded provolone.
  • To eat right away place pan in preheated oven at 375 with a tented foil lid for 15 minutes. After 15 minutes remove foil lid and allow Burrito Pie to cook an additional 15 minutes or until hot and bubbly.
  • Freezer meal directions below

Notes

FREEZER MEAL STORAGE DIRECTIONS

  1. Allow your meals to cool completely before placing in the freezer.
  2. Wrap each pan with two layers of foil.
  3. Label the top of each pan with recipe name and date.
  4. Wrap each pan with a layer of plastic wrap.
  5. Set each pan to freeze in the freezer. Do not stack the pans on top of one another until each pan is individually frozen.

FREEZER COOKING DIRECTIONS

  1. Set the pan out in the refrigerator the evening before you’d like to serve them.
  2. Preheat your oven to 375 (oven times may vary).
  3. Remove plastic wrap and one layer of foil.
  4. Place in preheated oven for 1 hour or until heated through.