*In a large skillet, cook beef (or turkey) over medium heat until no longer pink;
drain. Stir in the beans, chilies, taco seasoning, and hot salsa. Mix well.
*In a greased 9-in. x 13-in. baking dish, layer a third of the noodles and meat
mixture. Sprinkle with 1 cup of cheese. Repeat layers twice.
*Combine mild salsa and water; pour over top. Cover and bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour or until heated through. Top with remaining cheese. Bake uncovered, 5 minutes longer. Let stand for 10-15 minutes before cutting.
Can be topped with sour cream as desired.
Go to full version of