Frito Pie

Posted February 03, 2022

prep time
Prep time
none 🎉
cook time
Cook time
30 minutes
total time
Total time
30 minutes


  • 1 14oz (400g) bag of Fritos
  • 1 lb (0.5kg) ground beef
  • 1 16oz (450g) can of refried beans
  • 1 jar of salsa
  • 8 oz (225g) shredded cheese
  • 1 packet of McCormick taco seasoning (or mix your own with chili power and cumin)


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).
  2. Brown ground beef in a skillet then add taco seasoning and a little bit of the salsa to make it moist then set aside.
  3. In the same skillet heat up the refried beans until smooth and bubbling.
  4. In a greased glass baking dish, pour most of the fritos onto the bottom to make an even layer.
  5. Sprinkle the ground beef on top followed by the beans.
  6. Dot the surface with some of the salsa and cover with most of the cheese.
  7. Add remainder of the Fritos along with more salsa and cheese.
  8. Bake for 20 minutes or until heated through.