frito chili pie recipe
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Frito Chili Pie Recipe

Have you ever had a Frito pie??!! Well if not you're in for a treat because we made this Frito chili pie recipe in our Instant Pot last night and it was the bomb! 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time3 mins
Total Time13 mins
Course: Entree, Main Course, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chili, easy, frito pie, instant pot, pressure cooker
Servings: 8
Calories: 629kcal
Author: The Typical Mom



  • If using Instant Pot set to saute and add ground beef and onions, cook until pink is gone, if making on stovetop do the same on low in a pot on the stovetop.
  • Turn Instant Pot off or leave on low on the stovetop and add taco seasoning packet, mix until meat is covered with seasoning.
  • Add can of black beans, enchilada sauce, and diced tomatoes and stir. Put lid on Instant Pot and close steam valve. Set to pressure high for 3 minutes or if using stovetop allow to heat up until it simmers nonstop while stirring consistently and then turn off stove and serve as directed below.
  • Do a quick release on Instant Pot and serve as follows:
    Put a layer of Fritos, then a scoop of chili mixture, then fritos, a layer of cheese, slices of avocado, a dollop of sour cream and chives on top if desired. Serve!



Serving: 3oz | Calories: 629kcal | Carbohydrates: 42g | Protein: 25g | Fat: 41g | Saturated Fat: 15g | Cholesterol: 84mg | Sodium: 1222mg | Potassium: 743mg | Fiber: 11g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 1355IU | Vitamin C: 11.2mg | Calcium: 316mg | Iron: 3.9mg