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Lazy Slow Cooker Tortilla Lasagna

Crockpot enchilada lasagna is a delicious and easy meal that everyone at your table will love! Layers of tortilla, ground beef, corn, refried beans and cheese make this worthy of being added to your regular dinner rotation.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time5 hrs
Total Time5 hrs 20 mins
Course: bruch, dinner, game-day, lunch, Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican Inspired
Keyword: crockpot mexican lasagna, mexican lasagna, Slow cooker enchilada lasagna
Servings: 10
Calories: 550kcal

Equipment

  • 4 quart or larger slow cooker (works really well in a casserole crockpot!)
  • mixing bowl and spoon
  • slow cooker liner or parchment paper (optional)

Ingredients

  • 1½ - 2 lbs browned ground beef
  • 16 oz refried beans
  • 15.5 oz can diced tomatoes
  • 14 oz corn (drained if from can)
  • 10+ oz red enchilada sauce
  • 4-6 corn tortillas
  • 2+ cups shredded cheese (Mexican blend works well)
  • ½ cup chopped onion
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • tablespoon taco seasoning (pre-made or homemade both work) see below for homemade seasoning instructions
  • chopped green onion or cilantro for topping

Instructions

  • place slow cooker liner or parchment paper into slow cooker, if using
  • In a mixing bowl, mix together ground beef, diced tomato (along with liquid from can) onion, garlic and taco seasoning and set aside.
  • spread a few spoonfuls of enchilada sauce around bottom of crockpot
  • layer tortillas in pot to cover sauce
  • spread half of refried beans over top tortillas
  • add half of meat mixture on top of beans - spread evenly throughout pot
  • spoon half of your enchilada sauce over top of the meal layer
  • layer half of the corn on top of the meat mixture
  • layer at least 1 cups shredded cheese on top of the corn to cover
  • add another layer of tortilla on top of the cheese and then repeat all other layering steps ending with a thick layer of cheese on top
  • cover and cook on low for 5-6 hours or until lasagne is hot all the way through and all cheese is melted
  • devour!!!!

Notes

Homemade taco seasoning:
 
  • 4 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1.5 tablespoon cumin
  • 1.5 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon dried cilantro
Add all ingredients and stir.  Store in a cool, dry, air tight container. 

Nutrition

Calories: 550kcal