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Instant Pot Mexican Lasagna


  • Author: 365 Days of Slow and Pressure Cooking
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 4-6 servings 1x

Ingredients

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  • 1 pound browned ground beef or turkey
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • ½ cup frozen or canned corn
  • 1 (4 oz) can diced green chiles (I used mild)
  • 1 (10 oz) can enchilada sauce (I used red mild sauce)
  • 1 ½ cups shredded monterey jack cheese
  • 4 (9 inch flour tortillas), cut into 1 inch squares (you can also use corn tortillas)
  • Sour cream and diced avocados, for topping 

Instructions

Instant Pot Instructions:

  1. Stir browned meat together with chili powder, cumin, onion powder, garlic powder, corn, green chiles and enchilada sauce. 
  2. In a 7×3 inch pan* (or other pot-in-pot dish) layer the following ingredients 3 times: meat sauce, tortillas and cheese. 
  3. Pour 1 ½ cups water into bottom of Instant Pot. Place pan on a sling/trivet* and lower into the pot.
  4. Cover and lock lid into place. Make sure valve is set to sealing. Set the manual/pressure cook button to 15 minutes. When time is up move valve to venting and release the pressure. Remove lid. 
  5. Retrieve the pan. Scoop onto plates and serve topped with sour cream and diced avocados. 

Slow Cooker Instructions:

  1. Stir browned meat together with chili powder, cumin, onion powder, garlic powder, corn, green chiles and enchilada sauce. 
  2. In your slow cooker layer the following ingredients 3 times: meat sauce, tortillas and cheese.
  3. Cover and cook on high for 1 ½ – 2 hours or on low for 3-4 hours. Remove lid. 
  4. Scoop onto plates and serve topped with sour cream and diced avocados. 
  • Category: Beef
  • Method: Instant Pot or Slow Cooker