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How to Make Easy chilli con carne
less than 30 mins
30 mins to 1 hour
- 1 tbsp olive oil
- 1 onion
- 2 garlic
- 250g/9oz beef mince
- ½ -1 tsp chilli
- 400g tin chopped tomatoes
- 500ml/18fl oz stock cube (ideally beef, but chicken is fine)
- ½ tsp dried mixed herbs
- 2 x 400g tins red kidney beans
- 200g/7oz long grain rice
- 200g/7oz natural yoghurt
- salt and pepper
Heat a large saucepan over a medium heat. Add the olive oil and, once hot, fry the onion with a pinch of salt for 5 minutes, or until soft and translucent. Once soft, add the garlic and cook for 2 minutes.
Add the mince, along with a good pinch of salt and pepper. Mix well and cook for 5-6 minutes, or until there are no raw bits of meat. Add the chilli flakes, tomatoes, stock and dried mixed herbs. Stir to mix well and bring to a simmer.
Pour in the drained kidney beans and simmer gently for 30 minutes, or until the chilli con carne is thickened and rich. Taste and adjust the seasoning as necessary.
Meanwhile, cook the rice according to the packet instructions.
Serve the chilli con carne on top of the rice with a spoonful or two of yoghurt on top of each portion.