Elizabeth Coles, medical records coordinator at Evans Health Care in Fort Myers, FL submitted this great recipe for taco pie. The hearty dish is sure to satisfy your hungry family or guests.

Ingredients:

2 packages of corn muffin mix

3 pounds ground beef

1 large can diced tomatoes or freshly diced tomatoes and green chilies

1 small green pepper, chopped

1 small yellow onion, chopped

2 packages of taco seasoning

1 8 oz. package shredded cheddar cheese or mexican cheese

Directions:

Mix corn bread as directed on box but add a few tablespoons of sugar.

Brown ground beef, then add tomatoes, peppers and onions.

Add taco seasoning and cook through.

Put corn bread mixture in an 11 x 9 baking dish and pour the ground beef mixture over it.

Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes.

Sprinkle shredded cheese on top and allow to melt.

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