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Cheesy Beef Enchilada Rice Bake

Cheesy Beef Enchilada Casserole

This Cheesy Beef Enchilada Casserole makes the perfect flavor-packed weeknight dinner! It's the most amazing comfort food recipe that's super easy to make.
Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword beef casserole, beef casserole recipe, beef enchilada casserole, beef enchilada recipe, beef enchiladas, best beef enchilada recipe, rice and beef casserole
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 10 servings
Calories 447kcal
Author Jenny


  • Oven


  • 3 cups dry short grain white rice
  • 15 ounce can black beans drained and rinsed
  • 10 ounce can diced tomatoes with chilies mild version
  • 4 ounce can Old El Paso Diced Green Chilies
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 pound cooked ground beef lightly seasoned
  • 10 ounce can Old El Paso Red Enchilada Sauce
  • 2 cups Mexican blend shredded cheese


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. and spray a 9 x 13 inch baking dish lightly with cooking spray.  Cook rice according to package directions then place in a large bowl.
  • To rice bowl, add black beans, green chilies, diced tomatoes, salt, cumin and pepper. Stir to combine then transfer to 9 x 13 inch baking dish. Top evenly with cooked ground beef then pour enchilada sauce evenly over beef. Top with shredded cheese then bake for 20-25 minutes, until hot and cheese is melted. Serve warm.


Calories: 447kcal | Carbohydrates: 56g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 60mg | Sodium: 798mg | Potassium: 429mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 370IU | Vitamin C: 5.7mg | Calcium: 198mg | Iron: 3.2mg