Quick Tamale Pie
1 sm package cornbread mix (or make a 6 muffin portion if using corn meal)
1/2 or 1 pound ground beef (I used 1 pound)
1/4 C chopped onion
1 (15 oz) can chili con carne (chili with meat)
1/2 or 1 cup grated cheese
Mix up cornbread mix as directed and pour evenly into bottom of a greased 9x9 baking pan. (The recipe calls for 1/2 C chopped black olives to be mixed into the batter)
Brown ground beef & onion. Drain fat & mix in can of chili con carne.
Pour meat mixture evenly over top of cornbread batter.
Top with grated cheese
Bake 350 for 20 - 30 Minutes.