Beef and Bean Chile Verde Recipe

Looking for an easy Beef and Bean Chile Verde recipe? Learn how to make Beef and Bean Chile Verde using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by lrjones11

Makes 6 servings



Chile verde, usually a slow-cooked stew of pork, jalapeņos, and tomatillos, becomes an easy weeknight meal with quick-cooking ground beef and store-bought green salsa. Make it a meal: Serve with fresh cilantro, red onion, and Monterey jack. Add cornbread on the side and your favorite hot sauce.

Recipe Ingredients for Beef and Bean Chile Verde

1 pound ground beef
1 large red bell pepper, chopped
1 large orange bell pepper, chopped
1 large yellow bell pepper, chopped
1/2 large onion, chopped
6 clove garlic, chopped
1 tablespoon chili powder
2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
16 ounce green salsa
1/4 cup water
15 ounce pinto beans, rinsed

Recipe Directions for Beef and Bean Chile Verde

Cook beef, bell pepper and onion in a large saucepan over medium heat, crumbling the meat with a wooden spoon, until the meat is browned, 8 to 10 minutes. Add garlic, chili powder, cumin and cayenne; cook until fragrant, about 15 seconds. Stir in salsa (or sauce) and water; bring to a simmer. Reduce heat to medium-low, cover and cook, stirring occasionally, until the vegetables are tender, 10 to 15 minutes. Stir in beans and cook until heated through, about 1 minute.
Categories

Beef, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 331.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
452
Calories from Fat
63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.0g
11%
Saturated Fat
2.1g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
67mg
22%
Sodium
530mg
22%
Potassium
1533mg
44%
Total Carbohydrates
56.0g
19%
Dietary Fiber
14.2g
57%
Sugars
7.1g
Protein
40.3g
Vitamin A 64% Vitamin C 202%
Calcium 12% Iron 42%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  • High in thiamin
  • High in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin B6
  • Very high in vitamin C
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