De Ma Cuisine



August 2011



Texas Stuff – My Second Version

Written by , Posted in Beans, Beef, Crock Pot, Dinner, Low Carb, Main Dishes, Meat

Texas Stuff – My Second Version
Recipe Type: Main
Author: Rachel Oberg – De Ma Cuisine
Prep time: 5 mins
Cook time: 8 hours
Total time: 8 hours 5 mins
Serves: 4-6
This version uses dried beans and takes quite a bit longer!
  • 1 bag dried pinto beans
  • 1-32 oz can tomatoes, coarsely pureed
  • 1 can green chilies
  • 4-6C water
  • 1/2 – 1 onion, diced
  • 1/2C yogurt
  • 1C cheese, grated
  • 3T chili powder
  • 1-2T cumin
  • 2t oregano
  • salt and pepper
  • 1/2 lb. ground beef
  1. (Stovetop) Beans in soup pot, cover with water; with lid on, bring to a boil. Turn heat off, lid still on, let sit for 4-6 hours, until beans are soft.
  2. Cook beef and onion. Add seasonings, tomatoes, chilies, beans, remaining water. Cook until beans are soft (if they weren’t already). Add cheese and yogurt, cook 5-10 minutes more.
  3. Serve with Fritos and Ranch.
  4. (Crock Pot) Cook onions and beef. Add all ingredients except yogurt and cheese to Crock Pot.
  5. Cook on high for 6-10 hours, until beans are soft.
  6. Add yogurt and cheese, cook 30 minutes more.
  7. Serve with Fritos and Ranch.

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