Chile Relleno Casserole
Tamra Palmer • Elizabeth, Colo.
- 1 lb. Whole green chilies
- 1 lb. Monterey Jack cheese, cut in 1/4-inch strips
- 1/2 lb. Cheddar cheese, grated
- 5 large Eggs
- 1/4 c. Flour
- 1 1/4 c. Milk
- 1/2 t. Salt
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Rinse seeds from chilies with cold water, dry with paper towel. Open chilies, place Monterey jack cheese inside and close. Beat eggs, gradually add flour until smooth, add milk and salt thoroughly. Arrange half of the chilies in well greased 9-by-13-inch baking dish. Sprinkle with half the cheddar cheese. Repeat layers with Cheddar cheese on top. Pour egg mixture over all. Bake uncovered 350 degrees for 45 minutes or until knife comes out clean. Let it set for 5 minutes before cutting.