Caldillo -- South of the Border Stew

Total Time
2hrs 15mins
15 mins
2 hrs

This is a nice stew; make it as spicy as you like by adding or reducing the amounts of chili peppers. I happen to be fond of Ancho Chili Peppers. Please feel free to substitute your own favorites! Serve with your choice of tortillas

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  1. Sauté the beef and onions in the bacon drippings.
  2. Add tomatoes, sliced green chilies, stocks and seasonings.
  3. Cook over low heat until meat is tender (about two hours).
  4. Add cubed potatoes and carrots during last 30 minutes.