Spicy Beef Empanadas

45 mins (prep 10, cooking 35)
25 ingredients
36 servings
I experimented with some empanada recipes I found and added some of my favorite ingredients to come up with these delicious spicy beef empanadas, which was an instant hit at the dinnerparty with my girlfriends. Now I have to make them at every gettogether.

Categories:  <-60-mins , ground-beef , beef , mexican , comfort-food , taste~mood , spicy , appetizer , snack , time-to-make , meat , number-of-servings , savory , for-large-groups ,
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Serving Size (11.31 g)
Servings 36
Amount per Serving
Calories 23.78 Calories from Fat 3.6
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.4g 21.98%
Saturated Fat 0.02g 4.01%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 35.59mg 53.39%
Total Carbohydrate 4.56g 54.72%
Dietary Fiber 0.94 g 135.45%
Sugars 0.8 g %
Protein 1.66g 119.27%
Vitamin A 557.49IU% Vitamin C 37.9mg%
Calcium 85.31mg% Iron 2.97mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
cooking oil, ground beef, red chili peppers, ground cumin, tomato ketchup, sauce, large, jalapeno pepper, salt and pepper, sheets