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Beef & Bean Chile Verde Recipe

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


Submitted by ruthe45

Makes 4 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 & Bean Chile Verde

1 pound lean ground beef
1 large red bell pepper, chopped
1 large onion, chopped
1 tablespoon chili powder
2 teaspoons ground cumin
16 ounce green salsa, green enchilada sauce or taco sauce
1/4 cup water
15 ounce pinto or kidney beans, rinsed

Recipe Directions for Beef & Bean Chile Verde

1.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

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 429.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
654
Calories from Fat
85
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.4g
14%
Saturated Fat
3.0g
15%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
101mg
34%
Sodium
855mg
36%
Potassium
2098mg
60%
Total Carbohydrates
81.9g
27%
Dietary Fiber
19.1g
76%
Sugars
12.7g
Protein
61.2g
Vitamin A 73% Vitamin C 136%
Calcium 15% Iron 69%
* 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 iron
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  • High in zinc
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