Recipes

Beef Enchilada Empanadas

These delicious pastry shells are filled with ground beef, cheese and spices and then baked to perfection to create a flavorful meal.

Recipe Yield:
Ingredients
Amount Item
1  cup Onion
1  cup Pepper
1  lb Ground beef
1/2  cup Foothill Farms Classic Red Enchilada Sauce Mix (#V532)
1/2  cups Hot water
1  cup Shredded Monterey cheese
18  each Frozen biscuit dough, large 4-4.5 oz, thawed
Instructions
  1. In a pan, sauté onions and peppers until soft.

  2. Brown ground beef.

  3. Add dry Enchilada Sauce Mix and water to beef mixture. Remove from heat and stir in cheese.

  4. Roll out biscuits to approx 6" diameter.

  5. Using a #30 scoop (1.5 oz) portion out mix and place in center of biscuit.

  6. Fold over in half, bushed with water and sprinkled with Monterey cheese.

  7. Place on a lined baking sheet and bake in 325F convection oven for 16 minutes.