Home    Subscribe    Contact    Login
Submit your recipes for a share of ad revenue - click 'write for us'

Mama's Chilli

by Jamie0liversgirl (follow)
Dinner (157)      Family (72)      Beef (10)      Family Meal (3)      Chilli (1)     
This recipe is a family classic that take me back to my childhood. My mother's chili reminds me of simpler times when all I needed was my sisters company and a bowl of chilli to make me happy.



Like most 'new' dishes, they can seem scary to little ones, but despite the name, this is a mild, delicious, and moreish chilli everyone from the age of four and up, loves.

My mother always serves her famous one-pot meal when my sisters and our partners come over for a weekly catch up, and when there are little ones in tow it is, for a lack of a better work, nice, that we are all eating the same meal; it has a 'togetherness' quality, and fills us all up.

Preparation Time: 5 minutes
Cooking Time: 30 minutes
Makes: 5 servings

Ingredients
1 onion
3 bacon rashers
1 pack of lean beef mince (500g)
half a tube of tomato puree
a tin of tomatoes
a tin of baked beans
sprinkle of black pepper
sprinkle of salt
half a tsp of chilli powder
half a tsp of sweet paprika
1 cup of rice


Method
Chop the onion and garlic.



Slice the bacon and fry together with the onion and garlic for 10 minutes on a medium heat in some olive oil - you don't need a lot of oil because the fat from the bacon is a lovely lubricant.



Add the meat and turn the heat up to brown it.



Mix the mince, to ensure all of the meat has browned.



Add the tomato puree and tin of tomatoes.



Add the seasoning.



Add the baked beans and cover.



Leave on a low heat to cook for 1 hour.

Put 2 cups of water in a pan and get it boiling.

Wash 1 cup of brown/white rice, and add to the boiling water with a pinch of salt.



When it comes to a boil again cover with a lid and turn the heat to a simmer for 10/12 minutes.

Cover for another 10 minutes/until the rice has cooked.



Serve the rice first, with an equal mound of rice for each.



This chilli recipe is an absolute winner with all ages, not too spicy, but not so mlid enough to give a gentle kick to this loved dish. Enjoy with family and friends - it is a dish best shared.



Categories
#Chilli
#Beef
#Family
#Dinner
#Family Meal
I like this Recipe - 6
[ print friendly ]
Share: email  facebook  twitter
More Recipes by Jamie0liversgirl
Jerk chicken is one of my absolute favourite meals to make
169 views
Store-bought wraps are typically full of salt, sugar and oil, but my natural wraps don't need those ...
103 views
People don't experiment enough with fruit, and to keep little ones interested you have to be inventi...
109 views
The bee pollen and ginger transforms this into something worth writing about
278 views
My twin sister and I recently celebrated our birthday and as part of our celebrations, we had a litt...
125 views
Whoever said vegan meant plain? Here's a spicy bowl of vegan friendly food
215 views
view all recipes by Jamie0liversgirl
Articles by Jamie0liversgirl on Other Hubs
Does the thought of Cliff Richard's cheesy Christmas ballad make your heart swell, or make you feel ...
3 likes
ID: 5543
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Recipes
Why deep fry when you can bake your schnitzel in the oven with excellent results! If you don'...
44998 views
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
by Lucy
8838 views
Sometimes your average hot dogs can get a little boring
15088 views
A quick and tasty treat, able to be whipped up in a few minutes if the treat stockpile mysterious di...
6044 views
This recipe is one of my Nan's - a total childhood favourite! Preparation Time: 10 minutes C...
8937 views
A gorgeous chocolate mud cake with an orange twist
3999 views
It is so delicious and nutritious, but yet easy to make
1883 views
Light and fluffy Milo flavoured cookies that make a perfect for a lunch box treat
2997 views
Tan slice, I think originates from New Zealand as I could not find it here in Australia
6138 views
Serve these Easy Cheese Sticks with your favourite dips
2668 views
Categories
Dinner (157)
Lunch (140)
Dessert (130)
Healthy (145)
Easy (142)
Quick (90)
Family (72)
Snack (110)
Baking (86)
Chicken (79)
Treat (74)
Fruit (58)
Vegan (57)
Cake (54)
Salad (53)
Party (44)
Cookie (36)
Raw (36)
Eggs (35)
Kids (34)
Simple (34)
Cheese (32)
Sweet (27)
Toddler (27)
Fish (25)
Pasta (23)
Banana (22)
Biscuit (22)
Lemon (22)
Picnic (20)
Sweets (19)
Apple (18)
Drinks (18)
Snacks (18)
Juice (17)
Egg (17)
Avocado (16)
Soup (15)
Bread (14)
Orange (14)
Slice (14)
Cupcake (14)
Tuna (13)
Jam (12)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version