Quick Chili Con Carne, California Style

Quick Chili Con Carne, California Style Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Lynnda Cloutier


Another one from my old recipes file.


★★★★★ 1 vote



Add to Grocery List

2 t. oil
1 lb. ground round
1 large onion, chopped
1 t. chili powder
1/2 t. ground cumin
1 t. salt
1/3 cup dry red wine
1 can tomato sauce (8 oz)
1 green pepper, halved, seeded and diced
4 cups shredded lettuce
1 avocado, peeled, pitted and sliced
4 green onions, sliced

How to Make Quick Chili Con Carne, California Style


  • 1Heat oil in large skillet. Add beef and onion. Cook and stir often until meat browns slightly.
  • 2Stir in chili powder, cumin and salt. Add wine, tomato sauce and green pepper.
  • 3Cook stirring often, 5 minutes. To serve, arrange lettuce and avocado on dinner plates. Spoon hot chili over evenly. Sprinkle with green onions; serve with hot tortillas or corn bread.

Printable Recipe Card

About Quick Chili Con Carne, California Style

Course/Dish: Beef
Regional Style: Mexican

Show 1 Comment & Review

22 A+ Back-to-school Recipes

22 A+ Back-To-School Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

It's time to go back, back, back to school again! Check out these quick and easy dinner recipes that the entire family (yes, we said entire family...even the picky eaters)...