Chilli with a difference

Try this simple free recipe, an introduction to Mexican style food — a Soft Tortilla meal that the kids will love- Chilli with a Difference.


1 packet round soft tortilla wraps

500g fine beef mince

1x 500g tin chopped tomatoes (mexican pref)

1x 500g tin large red kidney beans

1x 250g tin tomato puree

1 teaspoon beef stock

Chopped courgette 1-2

dash Worchester sauce

salt and pepper to taste

How to make chilli with a difference:

Brown mince and drain off any fat, add rest of ingredients, simmer.

Grate about 1 cup of tasty cheese

On a flat baking tray or non stick flat dish place 1 tortilla wrap, then a spoonful of the mince mixture, then sprinkle some cheese, then another wrap – keep layering till about 6 wraps high and finish with a wrap sprinkle top with cheese.

Bake in a moderate oven for approx 15-20 minutes or until brown.

Great served with a dash of sour cream on top and cut into cake sized wedges with a salad.

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