Beef in a Red Chili Sauce

Total Time
1hr 50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

Started reading the directions on the can of chili sauce, then I thought I can make that better. Really flavorful and spicy but you can adjust for your particular taste.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cube beef then dust with 2 teaspoons chili powder, salt and pepper and set aside.
  2. Chop all veggies, keep tomatoes separate and set aside.
  3. Heat a good heavy pot over medium heat for 3-4 minutes.
  4. Add oil.
  5. Add the beef in 3 batches and brown on all sides.
  6. Add all the veggies but the tomatoes. Add the last teaspoon of chili powder and stir.
  7. Add ¼ cup beef broth and reduce heat to a simmer. Simmer until most of the liquid is gone.
  8. Add another ¼ cup beef broth, the tomatoes and reduce again but only until there is enough liquid to mix the flour into.
  9. Mix in the flour well.
  10. Add the remaining beef broth to make a gravy consistency.
  11. Add the chili sauce and mix well.
  12. Add the browned beef, mix well. Cover and simmer for 1 hour.
Most Helpful

OMG! Jeff, I made this with pork butt and aside from the butt smell it was great... big hit. Way to go bro.

tedstudley January 12, 2013