Delicious and Easy Mexican Pizza Recipe

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Delicious and Easy Mexican Pizza Recipe
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
40mins
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Recipe by Administrator
Published on November 03, 2023

This Mexican Pizza recipe brings together the best of both worlds - Mexican cuisine and pizza! With a crispy tortilla base topped with spicy ground beef, melted cheese, and all your favorite taco toppings, this pizza is a crowd-pleaser. It's perfect for a quick weeknight meal or a fun gathering with friends. Give your taste buds a fiesta with this easy and flavorful Mexican Pizza!

Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 packet taco seasoning
  • 1 can refried beans
  • 4 large tortillas
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup diced tomatoes
  • 1/4 cup sliced black olives
  • 1/4 cup diced red onion
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • Hot sauce, to taste

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. In a skillet, brown the ground beef over medium heat. Drain any excess grease.
  3. Stir in the taco seasoning and cook for an additional 2 minutes.
  4. Place the tortillas on a baking sheet and spread a thin layer of refried beans on each tortilla.
  5. Divide the ground beef evenly among the tortillas, spreading it on top of the refried beans.
  6. Sprinkle shredded cheddar cheese over the beef.
  7. Bake the pizzas in the preheated oven for 10-12 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  8. Remove the pizzas from the oven and top with diced tomatoes, sliced black olives, diced red onion, and chopped cilantro.
  9. Drizzle sour cream and hot sauce over the pizzas, to taste.
  10. Cut the pizzas into wedges and serve hot.

Interesting Facts

  • Mexican Pizza is a popular item on the menu at many fast-food chains, including Taco Bell.
  • This recipe is a fusion of Mexican and Italian cuisines, combining the flavors of tacos and pizza.
  • You can customize your Mexican Pizza by adding your favorite taco toppings, such as jalapenos or avocado slices.