Chili Beans with Meat

Chili Beans with Meat

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1/2 cup lardons/diced bacon
2 onions, finely chopped
4 garlic cloves, finely chopped
1 lb ground steak
1/2 lb ground pork
2 heaping tbsp chili powder
1 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp dried oregano
3 cans diced tomatoes
3-4 cups shelled fresh coco beans
2 1/2 cups water


Lightly brown the lardons, then add the onions and garlic, then saute until the onions are just tender.  Add the steak and pork, then cook until the meats are no longer pink.  Add the chili powder, cumin and oregano, then cook for about 2 minutes.  Add the diced tomatoes, beans and water, bring to a boil and simmer for 2 1/2 hours, stirring occasionally.