Cooking a favorite family meal is always a matter of thought for me. Every member of the family has its tastes and preferences. Keeping everyone in mind makes me in a dilemma often. What to cook and what not is always a question that ponders my mind. How about you there? Are you experiencing the same? Well, then I have come up with a solution for you.
The one recipe on which I rely upon in such a situation is Flatlander Chili.
Flatlander Chili is a dish made with beef and red beans with herbs. Chili is a Mexican cuisine of spicy stew made of chili peppers, tomatoes and beans with meat or vegetables. It is an easy recipe and makes a great hearty meal on any rainy day or cold day.
I can vouch for this recipe as I have tried and tested it to be a family favorite. You can make this dish in your kitchen and make it a happy meal. So take a look at the recipe and give it a try.
Ingredients for Flatlander Chili
|Lean Ground Beef||2 pounds|
|Tomato Juice||1 can / 46 ounce fluid|
|Tomato Sauce||1 can / 29 ounce|
|Onion||1 ½ cups|
|Green Bell Pepper||¼ cup|
|Chili Powder||¼ cup|
|Garlic Powder||1 ½ teaspoons|
|Black Pepper (grounded)||½ teaspoon|
|Oregano Dried||½ teaspoon|
|White Sugar||½ teaspoon|
|Cayenne Pepper||1/8 teaspoon|
|Red Beans (canned, drained and rinsed)||2 cups|
It is your preference whether you want to add meat or vegetables to the chili. If you want vegetables, then you can replace beef with the vegetables of your choice. It is an easy recipe and will not be time consuming. The ingredients are easy to fetch from any supermarket. Before cooking it up, let’s see how much time it will take to cook it up.
How Much Time Will It Take?
|Preparation Time||Cooking Time||Total Time|
|15 minutes||1 hour 30 minutes||1 hour 45 minutes|
You can indulge in this cuisine in more than an hour. Do follow the instructions step by step to achieve the perfect taste.
- Take a large deep skillet. Add ground beef to it and cook it over medium-high flame until it turns brown. Once cooked, drain the beef and crumble it.
- In a large pan, add all the ingredients and bring them to a boil.
- After a boil, reduce the flame to a minimum for approximately ½ hour to 1 hour with occasional stirring.
- Serve hot.
It is an easy recipe with easy cooking steps. Time consuming part is to cook the meat. But in the end, when the Flatlander Chili is prepared, it’ll be all worth it.
Nutritional Breakdown of Flatlander Chili
How to Make Flatlander Chili at Home | Video
A warm bowl of Flatlander Chili is a perfect meal. If you prefer step-by-step instructions of the recipe, watch the video I have added to make it easier to use.
Can’t wait to begin with the recipe? Try it and share your reviews in the comment section. Just in case you have any queries related to the recipe, you can ask your questions in the comment section. If you liked this recipe, do share it with your family and friends. Bon Appetite!