Sandys Frito Pie Recipe Allrecipes. Frito Pie Recipe. This was a real favorite when I was a kid yes, they had Fritos back then, and. With the Frito Lay Company being based in Dallas, this dish is about as. Texan as you can get. The recipe, as written here, is perfect for a 9x. Mambo Sauce here. But for a crowd or, even better, tailgating, double the recipe and bake it in a 9x. Being from Texas, Frito Pie was the 6th food group. Wolf Brand Chili is the only way to go NO BEANS. I eat mine with diced red. Frito Pie The quintessential Texas dish recipe from Grandmas Cookbook of kitchentested recipes. Cover the hot dish well with aluminum foil to keep it warm or use an insulated carrier like this. Perfect for game dayFrito Pie SaladFirst, apple dumplings. Now, Frito pie. Im definitely in a fall state of mind. On Sunday afternoon, I put a big pot of chili on the stove to simmer while I watched. Texans and New Mexicans have locked horns for decades over who can lay claim to the irresistible creation that is Frito pie. Making it is a simple matter. Frito pie is a dish popular in the Southern, Midwestern, and Southwestern United States, whose basic ingredients are chili, cheese, and corn chips especially Fritos. It goes by many names but only one that matters Frito pie. Frito Chili Pie Serves 8 Ingredients 2 pounds Ground Chuck 3 cloves Garlic, Minced optional 1 can 1214 Oz. Size Tomato Sauce 1 can 10 Ounce Rotel diced.