Terilingua Competition Chili Step 1- 2 lb beef chuck cubed in 3/8" chunks 1 tsp. cooking oil 1 TB dark Chili powder (use McCormick, Texas Style) 2 tsp. chopped garlic In a heavy, 3 qt saucepan brown meat with oil, adding chili powder and garlic to mix late in browning process. Remove from heat. Step 2- 8 oz can tomato sauce 14 1/2 oz can beef broth 1 tsp each chicken bouillon granules and powdered jalepeno 1 TB onion powder, 2 tsp garlic powder 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper, 1 tsp white pepper 2 cup bottled spring water 1/2 tsp salt 1 TB dark chili powder 2 seranno peppers In a large bowl combine sauce, broth, bouillon granules, jalepeno, onion and garlic powders, peppers, water and chili powder and salt. Return pot to stove and bring to a boil; Reduce heat and simmer 1 1/2 hours. Float seranno (pierced) on top. Step 3- 1 TB paprika 1 envelope Goya Sazon seasoning 1 tsp each: onion and garlic powders 1/2 tsp white pepper 2 1/2 TB each medium and dark chili powder Combine in Bowl the paprika, sazon, onion, garlic, pepper and chili powders. Add to beef. Bring to boil and reduce heat and simmer 20 minutes more. Add water or more beef broth if necessary. Remove serannos if they become soft and begin to shrivel. Step 4 2 tsp cumin 1/8 tsp salt Add cumin and salt to chili. Simmer 10 minutes. remove from Heat and serve. Even better the next day! This recipe won the Terilingu Cookoff 2 years in a Row! from Cindy Reed, Houston Texas. NOTE TO NORTHERNERS! Don't add BEANS to this mix or the Phantom will come and GET YOU! Tamale Pie Acapulco 1 lb sausage 1/2 c cornmeal 1 onion, diced 1 c grated cheddar cheese 1 bell pepper, diced 1 1/2 TB cold water 12 oz can corn 1-2 lbs ground chuck 1 cup sliced black olives 1/2 cup chopped celery salt pepper Accent 2 1/2 lb can tomatoes 1 cup cold water 2 or more TB chili powder Cook sausage with small amount of water and break it up. Drain the yukky fat and add the chuck and brown. Add onion, pepper, and celery and sauté. Then mix in the tomatoes, corn, chili powder salt and pepper, MSG. Simmer 15 minutes. Mix 1 cup water and cornmeal and blend into recipe. Cook slowly till thickened and mix in olives. Place in greased 2 qt cassarole and Bake at 350 for 1 hour. Add cheese and return to the oven to melt. Enjoy! Makes a bunch! about 8. NOW for another one! Chimichangas 1 lb ground beef 1 chopped onion 1 10oz. can Rotel Tomatoes 1 1 1/4 oz taco seasoning 1 garlic clove chopped hot oil or shortening 12 burrito sized flour tortillas toothpicks to fasten Brown ground beef and drain the yukky fat! Stir in onion and sauté. Stir in tomatoes, seasoning, garlic and cook fo 15 minutes. Spoon 1/4 cups meat mixture along one edge of the tortillas. Fold tortilla's nearest edge to cover the meat. Fold in both sides and roll and secure with toothpicks. Fry in hot oil or shortening till golden. Top with cheese, chili, sour cream, lettuce and tomatoes, green onions or whatever you desire although chocolate pudding might not be so good. ;-( Texas Microwave Pralines 1 c brown sugar 1 c white sugar 1 TB corn syrup 1 tb butter 5 TB water 1/2 lb pecans 1/2 tsp cinnamon Combine sugars, corn syrup, butter and water. Cook till soft boil (238°F) Remove from heat and beat till mixture holds its shape when dropped from a spoon onto waxed paper. Add nuts before or after dropping. To do in microwave zap it for 7 minutes on medium stirring twice. Sweet Tater Pie 9" unbaked pie shell 1 cup sugar 2 17 oz cans yam or fresh cooked yams 1 tsp cinnamon 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp ginger 1/2 tsp allspice 1/4 tsp cloves 1/8 tsp nutmeg 3 beaten eggs tsp vanilla 1 cup half and half or eggnog jigger Maker's Mark bourbon Bake piecrust 10-15 minutes in 400° F oven till half baked. Drain yams and mash. Combine with the rest of the ingredients and pour into pie shell. Bake 25 minutes at 400° F. Chill and serve with whipped creme. Tater Salad for a MOB 1 gal (16 large) cooked and sliced taters 10 hard boiled eggs 1 cup chopped onion 2 cups salad dressing 1 cup half & half 1/3 c white wine vinegar 1/3 cup sugar 3 tb prepared mustard 1/2 tsp salt , pepper Place the taters in a large bowl! Separate eggs and chop whites and add with onions to taters and toss GENTLY! In another bowl mash the yolks with the salad dressing (prefer miracle whip) , creme, vinegar, sugar, mustard, and salt. Pour over the taters and stir to coat. Chill and cover . Serves 16-20 Spanish Rice for any Occasion 8 slices bacon, cooked 1 cup chopped onion 1 chopped green pepper 1 lb can tomatoes 1 cup water 1/2 cup chili sauce 1 cup uncooked long grain rice 1 tsp salt 1 tsp brown sugar 1/2 tsp Worchester dash pepper Fry up the bacon. Crumble. Cook onion and greeen pepper in part of the bacon fat. Add can of tomatoes and the rest of the ingredients and cook covered for 35-40 minutes or until the rice is tender. Put the bacon over the top! Enjoy. I have looked a long time for a good spanish rice recipe and this a a good one! Damm good Pintos 1 lb dry pintos, soaked overnight water to cover 3 beef bouillon cubes 1 TB crisco 1 tsp or more garlic 1 TB minced onion 1/4 tsp crushed red pepper or Texas gunpowder 1 TB chili powder (dark) To taste garlic salt, MSG, salt and pepper. ham cubed, bacon, ham hocks etc as much as ya want.... Soak beans overnight in water to cover. Pour off water and drain and rinse beans. Put in crock pot or stove burners and add rest of ingredients Cook for 3-4 hours till beans are tender...and enjoy....If ya want then put em through a food processor and add somemore chili powder to make refritos.... DAVE's CHILI This recipe comes from a DJ on KPRC in Houston Tx and was much requested. It is a bit strange for chili but very tasty.... 2-3 lb ground chuck large onion and green pepper diced. 2 stalks celery, diced 1/2 med potato, diced 1 -6 oz tomatoe paste 1- 8 oz tomato sauce 1 - 14 oz tomatoes 3 canned jalepenos, diced 1 env. chili mix and 1 env. taco mix (Lawry/McCormick) shot glass olive oil To taste: salt, pepper, garlic, oregano, thyme, red pepper flakes, bay leaf 1 can Budweiser BEER a few shakes parmesan cheeze and additional H20 (water) if necessary... Cook by browning meat, then adding veggies, and then spices and such... During the last hour add the Bud and cheese... Cook the chili slow for 3-5 hours Dee's BBQ Meatballs 3 lb hamburger meat 1 cup milk 2 eggs, beaten 1/2 tsp pepper 1 1/2 cup chopped onion 2 tsp salt 1 tsp chili powder 1 tsp garlic salt sauce: 2 cups catsup 2 cups brown sugar 2 tb liquid smoke 1/2 c chopped onion 1/2 tsp garlic salt Combine ingredients for the meatballs and place in 350°F oven for 30 minutes to brown Mix together sauce ingredients and cover meatballs and bake another 30 minutes... Enjoy.... LeFantome's Chow-Chow 6 lbs green tomatoes 4 large onions 5 green peppers 1 qt vinegar 3 TB salt, celery seed, onion salt 6 hot peppers, red, sweet or pimento 1 cinnamon stick 1 or 1 1/3 cup sugar 1/4 tsp whole cloves few bay leaves 1 1/2 TB dry mustard 1 TB whole allspice 1 small head cabbage chopped. Chop tomatoes, onion and peppers. mix with chopped cabbage along with salt and let stand overnight. Drain and add hot pepper,vinegar and spices in a bag and the sugar. Boil slowly 15 minutes or until tender. Pour into sterilized jars and process 15 minutes at 180° F
Mexican Wedding Cookies Ingredients: ½ C Butter, at room temperature (1 stick) ½ C Shortening 2 C Confectioner's sugar, divided 1-¼ t Vanilla extract 1 t cinnamon 2 C Sifted flour ¼ t Salt 1 C Finely chopped pecans Directions: Preheat oven to 325°F. Using an electric mixer, cream together the butter, shortening and 1 cup Confectioner's sugar in a large bowl. Stir in the vanilla and cinnamon. Gradually add the flour and salt. Use your mixer for the first cup of flour, and work in the remaining cup of flour and the finely chopped pecans with a wooden spoon.) Dough will be stiff. Form dough into balls (1 level tablespoon each). Place on an ungreased baking sheet, 1 inch apart. Bake at 325°F on middle oven rack until light golden brown, 15 to 20 minutes. While cookies are still warm, place the remaining cup of Confectioner's sugar in a shallow dish. Roll the cookies in sugar to coat completely. Makes about 3 dozen cookies.