Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Chili Con Carne

     A great dish to serve to family or
 friends at a casual get together.


1 lb. ground beef
1 chopped onion 
2 garlic cloves minced or chopped
1 green pepper chopped
2 celery stocks chopped
1 5.5oz. can tomato paste
1 28 oz. crushed tomatoes
2 -14oz. Heniz Red Kidney Beans
2 cups water-more if needed
1/4 tsp. oregano
1 or 2 tsp. chili powder - or to taste
1/2 tsp cayenne pepper
1 tblsp chopped Parsley
  Pepper and Salt to taste


In a large pot with 2 tbsp of vegetable oil, 
saute onions, garlic, green peppers, and celery.
Add ground beef and cook about 10 minutes.

Add tomato paste and crushed tomatoes.
Add kidney beans.
Add 2 cups water and more if needed.
Add spices,
 chili powder,
cayenne pepper,  
 pepper and salt.

Simmer approximately 1 hr. 


My Sister Ann's Recipe.

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