Mexican Calzones

Mexican Calzones

Yields 4 servings.


1 (15 ounce) package refrigerated pie crusts, room temperature
1 pound ground beef
1 (4 ounce) can diced green chiles
1/4 cup water
1 (1.25 ounce) package taco seasoning mix
1 cup shredded mild Cheddar or Monterey jack cheese, divided


Shredded lettuce
Sour cream
Diced tomatoes
Sliced green onions

Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.

Brown beef in large skillet; drain. Add chiles, water and seasoning mix; mix well.

Place unwrapped pie crusts on cutting board; unfold. Cut each crust in half, making 4 half circles. Place 1/2 cup beef filling on half of each half circle. Place 1/4 cup cheese on top of each. Dampen edge of crust with water. Fold sides over filling; crimp edges with tines of fork. Place on ungreased baking sheet.

Bake for 10 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes. Garnish as desired.

B-man :smiley:

sounds good and easy b-man