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Tomato Beef Pie

Main Dishes

One-Dish Meals



1 refrigerated pie crust
4 ripe, but firm, medium-size tomatoes
Herbs and seasonings to taste*
1 lb. ground beef
1 pkg. dry taco seasoning mix
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup sour cream
1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese


Bake pie crust 5 minutes at 400 F. Peel tomatoes and slice about 1/2 inch thick. Place tomato slices into pie shell in a single layer. Sprinkle with desired seasonings. In a skillet over medium heat, brown ground beef. Stir in taco seasoning mix. Spread beef mixture over tomatoes in pie shell. Combine mayonnaise, sour cream and cheese. Add seasonings, if desired. Spread mayonnaise mixture evenly over ground beef, sealing edges. Bake at 350 F for about 35 minutes. Allow to cool 10 minutes before serving.
  * The recipe author uses salt, oregano, basil, garlic pepper and chives. May also add chives to mayonnaise mixture.


From "Food for Thought," Columbia Marion County Public Library

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