Tamale Pie

A school cafeteria favorite from the 1950s.

Recipe Ingredients

1 pound sausage
1 can whole kernel corn
1 (No. 2) can tomatoes
1/2 cup melted margarine
3 tablespoons chili powder
1 teaspoon salt
1 cup milk
1 egg
Chopped ripe olives (optional)


Brown sausage. Combine ingredients and bring to a boil. Remove and add 2 cups yellow cornmeal. Bake in a greased casserole for 45 minutes at 350 degrees F.

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