Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Tasty Tuesday Mexican Torte!

Here's another great recipe courtesy of our own Diva Donna!

A taste of Mexican Flavor!! 

Mexican Torte

Ingredients (serves 4)

  • 1 pound chorizo sausage, casings removed and crumbled
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 (4 ounce) can chopped green chile peppers, drained
  • 8 (10 inch) flour tortillas
  • 2 cups shredded Pepper Jack cheese, divided
  • 1 (16 ounce) can refried beans, divided
  • 1 (7 ounce) jar roasted red peppers, drained


  1. In a large skillet or frying pan, cook chorizo, onion and garlic over medium heat. Cook, stirring occasionally, until sausage is done. Drain off grease, stir in chilies and set aside.
  2. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Lightly grease a 10 inch pie plate.
  3. Place 2 tortillas in pie plate. Spread half of the sausage mixture over tortillas. Sprinkle with half of the cheese. Place 2 tortillas on top of cheese. Spread with beans. Place 2 tortillas on beans and place peppers on tortillas. Place 2 tortillas on top of peppers. Spread with remaining sausage mixture. Sprinkle with remaining cheese.
  4. Cover and bake in preheated oven for 40 minutes. Uncover and bake 15 minutes more, or until cheese is melted and center is hot. Cool 10 minutes before cutting.


  1. LOL! Down in the sewers (or the subway) I expect it is rather chilly!

  2. omg what a nice pic to wake up to yumm now i want to ride the subway i mean on the subway lol

  3. Oh he could put his chorizo in my taco till both spill the salsa!!hehehe;)

  4. Joseph can put his tasty sausage in my torte and let it sizzle any day and any way.

  5. Hello Joseph! LOL.

    I love the recipe, sounds amazingly delicious.

  6. Yum, yum, yum, yum...I shouldn't talk with my mouth full! Excuse me ladies!

  7. Very nice! Thanks for the lovely view while I take a break from homework. It might be awhile before I can concentrate on my assignment.

  8. Just looking at today's hunk makes me want to do wicked things....

    I'd really like it if Diva Donna were my neighbor and I could help her eat dinner. :3

  9. I don't know why emoticons don't seem to work any longer when leaving comments :(