Chili Cheese Company Casserole -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Main Dishes:

Chili Cheese Company Casserole

Comment on this recipe

Ingredients

Butter
2 7 1/2-ounce cans whole green chilies
1 1/2 pounds Monterey Jack cheese, sliced thinly, divided
Black pepper, to taste
2 green onions, minced, including half of green tops
2 1/4-ounce can sliced black olives
6 1/2- to 7-ounce can pimientos
6 eggs, well beaten
13-ounce can fat-free evaporated milk
1 pound low-fat Cheddar cheese, shredded
1-ounce can low-sodium or no-sodium-added tomato sauce

Instructions

Butter sides and bottom of 13x9-inch baking dish. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Slit and remove seeds from chilies; pat dry with paper towel. Spread chilies on bottom of baking dish. Cover with half the Monterey Jack cheese. Sprinkle with pepper, onions, olives and pimientos. Top with remaining Monterey Jack cheese. In a bowl, beat together the eggs and milk. Pour over casserole. Sprinkle with the cheddar. Bake for 45 minutes, making sure casserole top does not brown or burn. Remove from oven and cover with tomato sauce. Return to oven and bake an additional 12-15 minutes.

Ron Schriefer Moline



Local events heading








  Today is Thursday, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.








(More History)