Tamale Pie

Tamale Pie by pipsyq
Tamale Pie, a photo by pipsyq on Flickr.

My first attempt at making tamale pie. Below is my recipe:


1# beef
1 yellow onion, diced
1 green bell pepper, diced
1 can green chili peppers (4 peppers), diced
1 can diced tomatoes
1 can tomato sauce
1-2 C sweet white corn
1 can black olives, sliced
1 T adobo sauce
mexican oregano


1 ½ C milk
4 T butter
1 C cornmeal
kosher salt
2 eggs
1 C shredded monterey jack cheese

Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
Saute beef, vegetables, and pour in sauces. Season as needed.
Boil milk, butter, cornmeal, and salt in heatproof glass for 30 sec – 1 min in microwave.
Whisk in two eggs and cheese.
Fill casserole dish with filling and top with topping.
Bake for 45-60 minutes.


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