Five Minute Frito Chili Pie

Five-Minute Frito Chili Pie. Love. This. Recipe. (Like marry it and make little frito-chili-babies kind of love here.)
Course Entree
Cuisine American
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 4


  • 1 can Chili 40 oz. - unless you made your own chili...which is SO. MUCH. YUMMIER.
  • 1/2 cup canned Diced Tomatoes about half a can
  • 2 cups Fritos regular style
  • 1 cup Cheddar Cheese grated
  • 1/4 cup Onion finely chopped


  1. In a small mixing bowl, mix together the Chili and diced tomatoes, stir to combine and set aside.
  2. Put the Fritos in a large microwave-safe mixing bowl or casserole dish.
  3. Pour the Chili and water mixture over the Fritos.
  4. Cover and place in microwave. Cook on high power for 1-1/2 minutes.
  5. Sprinkle the grated Cheddar Cheese on top.
  6. Garnish with chopped Onion.
  7. Return to microwave and cook for an additional minute, or until chili is hot and cheese is melted.