Friday, November 23, 2007

Quick N Easy Beef&Bacon Chili

Yield: 4 Servings
1/2 lb sliced bacon,chopped
1 lb lean beef,Ground
1 1/2 c coarsely onion,Chopped
28 oz can,whole tomatoes,
1 undrained,coarsely chopped
16 oz can,pinto beans, undrained
1 c picante sauce
1 T chili powder
2 t cumin,Ground
1 t salt
Optional toppings: sour cream, shredded cheddar cheese, chopped
onion, chopped cilantro. In a large saucepan, cook bacon over medium-low
heat, stirring frequently, until crisp.

Remove to paper towels with a slotted spoon.

Pour off all but about 1 tablespoon of the drippings.
In drippings, brown ground beef with onion and green pepper; drain.
Add reserved bacon and remaining ingredients except optional
toppings; mix well. Bring to a boil.
Reduce heat, cover and simmer 20 minutes.
Ladle into bowls, top as desired, and serve with additional picante sauce.
This one is really really delicious if ya put it on some eggs WOW