Chili by mysticp

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Yes another food thread, I wasn't going to do one for a while but my girlfriend wanted me to do a chili one this weekend, so here it is.

I use this recipe loads got it off a Texan friend, I am not a big fan of beans in a chilli and he considers it a crime so this one works well for me. I can make enough food to last me 3 or 4 meals. I use rice, tortillas, nachos or tacos with this all the time, it's so YUM!

Ingredients, I used off the shelf stuff really, but you can make your own spices especially the chilli powder and roast and grind your own cumin as well.

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Ingredients

  • 500g Minced Beef
  • 3 cloves of Garlic
  • 1 Onion
  • 2 Green Peppers
  • Canned Tomatoes
  • Tomato Puree
  • Beef Stock cube
  • 1 tblspoon Chili Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Cayenne Pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Ground Cumin and 1 tblspoon Oregano

Method

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Fine diced onion, garlic and green pepper.

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Fry in oil for 5 mins until soft

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Add the beef, and brown it.

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While that is doing get the spices ready

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And get the stock sorted and open the cans!

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Drain excess fat off the browned mince and add everything else including a handful of chopped jalepeno peppers

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Stir it well and leave to cook for 2hrs on a low heat, coming back to stir every so often

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To get something like this! All cooked, now ready to serve...

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This time I had nachos, covered the chilli with grated cheese and sour cream, placed some hot salsa and guacamole on the sides.

Was so good I want to eat more.