Cheesy Chili Dog Casserole

Certainly! Here’s the full recipe for Cheesy Chili Dog Casserole:


  • 2 cans of chili with beans (any brand you prefer!)
  • 9-10 fajita size flour tortillas
  • 9-10 hot dogs
  • 2 cups of shredded cheese


  1. Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C).
  2. Prepare a 9×13″ baking dish with non-stick spray.
  3. Spread one can of chili evenly across the bottom of the baking dish using a spoon.
  4. Wrap each hot dog in a fajita size flour tortilla and place them seal side down in the baking dish.
  5. Pour the second can of chili on top of the tortilla-wrapped hot dogs, spreading it evenly with a spoon.
  6. Sprinkle the shredded cheese evenly over the top of the casserole.
  7. Cover the baking dish with foil.
  8. Bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes.
  9. Once done, remove from the oven and let it cool for a few minutes before serving.


  • If preferred, you can use about 3 cups of homemade chili instead of canned chili.
  • Serve the Cheesy Chili Dog Casserole with a simple salad or steamed veggies for a complete and filling meal. Enjoy!

Here are some common questions and answers related to Cheesy Chili Dog Casserole:

Q: Can I use homemade chili instead of canned chili? A: Yes, absolutely! You can substitute about 3 cups of homemade chili for the canned chili if you prefer.

Q: How can I make this casserole more kid-friendly? A: Kids usually love hot dogs and cheese, but you can also involve them in the cooking process. Let them help wrap the hot dogs in tortillas or sprinkle cheese on top before baking. You can also serve the casserole with their favorite condiments like ketchup or mustard.

Q: Can I make this casserole ahead of time? A: Yes, you can assemble the casserole ahead of time and refrigerate it until you’re ready to bake. Just cover it tightly with foil or plastic wrap to prevent it from drying out. Then, when you’re ready to bake, simply follow the baking instructions in the recipe.

Q: What side dishes go well with Cheesy Chili Dog Casserole? A: This casserole is quite filling on its own, but you can serve it with a simple side salad or steamed vegetables to add some freshness to the meal. Cornbread or garlic bread also make great accompaniments.