Quick and Easy Main Dish Recipes
Beef and Chili Toss Recipe


Beef and Chili Toss

4 Ounces uncooked dried fettuccine

1 Tablespoon olive or vegetable oil
1 1/2 Teaspoons finely chopped fresh garlic
1 Pound beef sirloin -- cut into 1/2-inch
2 Teaspoons chili powder
1 green pepper -- cut into 2x1/2-inch
4 Ounces chopped green chilies

Cook fettuccine according to package directions. Rinse with hot water; drain. Set aside.

Meanwhile, in 10-inch skillet heat oil; stir in garlic. Cook over medium high heat, stirring constantly, 30 seconds. Stir in beef and chili powder. Continue cooking, stirring occasionally, until beef is lightly browned (5 to 7 minutes).

Stir in all remaining ingredients. Continue cooking, stirring occasionally, until peppers are heated through (3 to 5 minutes). Stir in cooked fettuccine; toss gently. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

YIELD: 4 servings.