Easy Texas Chili


The Easy Texas Chili is a dish that could be of great use when running late for school or work. It can give the energy needed for an entire day. It is a great alternative for meals that are complete with protein and carbohydrates. It is very healthy because of the vegetables that are included on it. Also, it is very easy to prepare. There is nothing complicated about its steps. Even those who do not have a background in cooking can pull it off. Its ingredients are usually found at home. There is no need to run to the nearest grocery to complete it.


There are several ways to follow when doing the Easy Texas Chili. Most recipes would show servings that are usually for a group of 8 more. This list will give an idea on how to make this recipe for very few people. To make 4 cups of this serving, one must secure the following:

• two pounds of ground beef
• small onion cut into small squares
• small red bell pepper, also cut into small squares
• a can of pinto beans
• three large tomatoes, cut into small pieces
• four ounce tomato sauce
• one-fourth cup Chili powder
• salt and pepper
• garlic powder

Optional Ingredients:

• Jalapeno pepper
• Red pepper flakes

These are just to make the dish spicier.

Preparation Instructions:

Put salt and pepper on the washed ground beef. Make it even by mixing it using clean hands. When everything is already settled, preheat oil in a pan and put the beef and salt and pepper mix. Let it turn into golden brown. Remove the excess fat that dripped from the beef. In the same pan, put the red bell pepper and onion. Let these additions be cooked and tender. After, add the other ingredients including the tomatoes, beans, tomato sauce and the different types of chili. Let it boil for a couple of minutes. Let it simmer for a couple of minutes more after boiling.