Chilli Con Carne

Cheap filling meal that can be made meat free

Preparation Time

h m

Cook Time

h m

Servings

4

Ingredients

Instructions

Step 1:

  • 1. Chop up 1 whole onion , 1 bell pepper (I usually use half red and green) and a handful of mushrooms (optional).
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  • 2. Brown off the mince in a frying pan, then add the onions, pepper and mushrooms and cook for ~5 mins until soften.
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  • 3. Add the tins of chopped tomatoes (normally use 2), peeled tomatoes, kidney beans and sweetcorn (optional). Stir through.
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  • 4. Add ~1 tablespoon of tomato paste, and to your required taste of chilli powder.
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  • 5. While this is heating, rice or a jacket potato can be cook.
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  • For a veggie version of this substitute the mince for diced carrots and celery, which are soften at the same time as the onion, pepper and mushrooms.