The 25-Minute Frito Pie Recipe You Have to Make

If you’ve never tried frito pie before, you are missing out on a lot. This recipe includes all the best ingredients including cheese, beef and chips! What more could you wish for? It can serve up to 6 people.


The ingredients are 1 tablespoon paprika, 1 lb ground beef, 1 cup beef broth, 1 tablespoon onion powder, 2 tablespoons chili powder, 1-15 oz can of tomato sauce, 1 teaspoon ground cumin, 2 tablespoons tomato paste, 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder, 1/2 teaspoon salt, 1/2 diced white onion, 1/2 teaspoon black pepper, 2 cups frito chips, 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese.


This is a fast, 25-minute recipe that is so simple to make. Cook the beef in a pot for 7 minutes. The heat should be set to medium. Remove the grease from the meat and combine it with the tomato sauce, beef stock, and tomato paste. Mix the ingredients very well. You can now include all of the seasonings from the list. Add the lid to the pot and wait for the frito pie to simmer. Let it cook for 10 more minutes.

Once it’s done, you can start layering. Get a large bowl and top the meat off with the chips. Add the onion, chili, and cheese. Another great idea for toppings is sour cream.