15-Minute Beef and Bean Chili Skillet

Total Time
15mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

Stovetop skillet cooking is especially handy for quick meals. This dinner will only take a few minutes to prepare but it rewards with a big bold taste. Serve it up for a weekend meal along with a tossed green salad and you will have a sure winner.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large, heavy-bottom skillet heat the oil over medium-high heat; add 1/2 cup onion and the bell pepper. Cook until soft.
  2. Crumble the ground beef and add to the skillet; combine with the onions and green peppers. Cook meat until well browned. Season with salt and pepper. Pour off excess meat drippings.
  3. Add the tomatoes, green beans, kidney beans and blackeye peas to the skillet; give a good stir to throughly combine.
  4. In a small mixing bowl add the ketchup, chili seasonings, red pepper flakes, and water; mix well.
  5. Add chili-ketchup mixture to skillet; mix well to incorporate flavors. Cook and stir for 5 - 7 minutes.
  6. Just before serving, sprinkle the remaining 1/2 cup chopped onion, and the shredded cheddar and corn chips over the top.
  7. A freshly tossed green salad and warm cornbread will make this meal complete.
Most Helpful

Absolutley wonderful. a real winner for us! Quick, easy, tasty and on the table in a flash.......why bother making chili any other way! I had to adjust the heat, as my husband is a bit of a wimp when it comes to chili, but I just added some hot chili sauce on my plate! Served this with grated cheese, chopped green onions and tortilla chips.........DELICIOUS thanks! Made for PAC Autumn 2009 - such a wonderful recipe, thanks! FT:-)

French Tart September 10, 2009