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Good Old Chilli Con Carne


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  • 500 g mince meat
  • 2 tinned tomatoes
  • 1 tin of kidney beans in water
  • 1/2 tin kidney beans in chilli sauce
  • 4 cloves of garlic
  • mushrooms
  • celery
  • red pepper
  • orange pepper
  • 2 red chillis
  • 1 tbsp chilli powder
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 3 tbsp brown sauce
  • 1 chilli con carne powder packet
  • lug of red wine
  • 1tbsp bisto gravy
  • salt and pepper


servings 5
Level of difficulty Average
Preparation time 30mins
Cooking time 1mins
Cost Average budget


Step 1

Brown the mince meat with salt and pepper.
Peel and chope up the vegetables,
Drain the liquid from the cooked mince, add to a hot pan with the vegetables.
Add water and the tinned tomatoes.
Cook and combine for at least 20 minutes.

Step 2


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