Recipe: Tasty Vegan chilli con carne

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  • Dec 21, 2019

Vegan chilli con carne. Today I'm going back to basics and re-making an old favourite: Chilli Con Carne. Last month, I posted a round-up of easy vegan weeknight dinners Including this incredibly delicious and satisfying chilli which is very simple to make and takes just half an hour to cook. This meatless (aka vegan) chili proves that you can still enjoy your favourite meals, but in a new, animal friendly way.

This vegan chilli con carne is perfect for a healthy, meat-free meal. If you're a meat-eater, the roasted butternut squash and smoky flavour from the chipotle paste means. A delicious vegan chilli con carne recipe that's warming and comforting whilst being completely healthy and nutritious. You can have Vegan chilli con carne using 13 ingredients and 7 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Vegan chilli con carne

  1. You need 2 of large white onions.
  2. You need 2 of red or orange bell peppers.
  3. Prepare 5 pieces of jar jalapeños.
  4. It’s 4 cloves of garlic or 2 heaped tsp garlic paste.
  5. Prepare of Chilli powder.
  6. It’s of Ground cumin.
  7. You need of Paprika (not smoked).
  8. Prepare of Salt and pepper.
  9. Prepare 250 g of red lentils.
  10. Prepare 4 tins of chopped tomatoes.
  11. You need 2 tins of red kidney beans.
  12. It’s 2 tins of chickpeas.
  13. Prepare 1 bunch of coriander.

Don't believe anyone that To me, this vegan chilli con carne is the definition of comfort food and it's so healthy! High in fibre, protein, vitamins and minerals AND low in saturated. Chili Slow Cooking Dairy Free Vegan Vegetarian Pinto Beans Beans Lunch Make Ahead Main Dish. This healthy chili sin carne is perfect for lunch, meal prep or dinner.

Vegan chilli con carne instructions

  1. Finely chop the onions and chop the peppers into small pieces. Heat oil in a large pan on a medium heat. Add the onions and peppers and fry for 3-4 minutes. Stirring frequently..
  2. Using a mortar and pestle or a food processor grind the garlic and jalapeños until they become a paste. Or chop them very finely..
  3. Add the garlic & jalapeños to the pot along with 2 tbsp chilli powder, 1 tbsp of ground cumin, 1 heaped tsp paprika and a pinch of salt and pepper. Stir well..
  4. Add all the chopped tomatoes and 500ml water to the pan and stir. Then bring the pot to the boil..
  5. Then add the lentils with another pinch of salt and pepper. Turn the heat down to low and simmer for 15 minutes with the lid on. Keep an eye on it, stir it occasionally to make sure it doesn't stick and if it looks too dry you can add more water but I didn't find that necessary..
  6. Then add the kidney beans and chickpeas to the pot with an extra 1 tbsp ground cumin and 1 tbsp chilli powder. I know this sounds like a lot of chilli powder but with all the tomatoes it's the perfect amount..
  7. Simmer for 30 minutes then take off the heat. Finely chop the coriander and stir through. Then serve over rice of your choice..

The recipe is low-fat and gluten-free. You can serve this delicious comfort meal with rice, potatoes, pasta or flatbread. This is a vegan chili con carne recipe without the meat. It's a family favorite in our house. For many years now, one of our favorite staple meals has been vegan chili sin carne.