Frito Taco Pie

Certainly! Here’s the recipe for Frito Taco Pie:


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 packet taco seasoning
  • 1 can (8 oz) refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 2 cups crushed Fritos corn chips
  • 1 cup shredded Mexican blend cheese
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 can (16 oz) refried beans
  • Shredded lettuce, for garnish


  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. In a skillet over medium heat, cook the ground beef until browned and crumbled. Drain any excess fat.
  3. Add the taco seasoning to the cooked ground beef according to the packet instructions. Stir well to combine and simmer for a few minutes.
  4. Line a 9×13 inch baking dish with the crescent roll dough, pressing it into the bottom to form a crust. Bake the crust in the preheated oven for 5 minutes.
  5. Spread the refried beans over the partially baked crust in an even layer.
  6. Spread the cooked taco meat over the refried beans.
  7. Sprinkle the crushed Fritos evenly over the taco meat layer.
  8. Top with shredded Mexican blend cheese.
  9. Return the dish to the oven and bake for an additional 10-15 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  10. Remove from the oven and let cool slightly.
  11. Serve slices of the Frito Taco Pie topped with sour cream and shredded lettuce.

Enjoy your delicious Frito Taco Pie!

here are some popular questions and their answers related to Frito Taco Pie:

  1. Can I use ground turkey instead of ground beef?
    • Yes, you can substitute ground turkey for ground beef if you prefer a lighter option. Just make sure to season the turkey with taco seasoning for flavor.
  2. Can I make this recipe ahead of time?
    • Yes, you can assemble the Frito Taco Pie ahead of time and refrigerate it until you’re ready to bake. Just be sure to cover it tightly with plastic wrap or aluminum foil to prevent it from drying out. Then, bake it according to the instructions when you’re ready to serve.
  3. Can I customize the toppings?
    • Absolutely! Feel free to customize the toppings based on your preferences. You can add sliced black olives, diced tomatoes, jalapeños, or any other toppings you enjoy on tacos.
  4. Can I use a different type of cheese?
    • Yes, you can use any type of cheese you like. Cheddar cheese, Monterey Jack, or a combination of different cheeses would work well in this recipe.
  5. Can I make this recipe vegetarian?
    • Yes, you can make a vegetarian version of Frito Taco Pie by omitting the ground beef and using vegetarian-friendly alternatives such as meatless crumbles or additional beans.