chili con carne reviews

Hunger Breaks Hot Pots “Texas” Beef Chilli & Rice

Published on March 12th, 2018

Nice and convenient – microwaves in under two minutes, no difficult assembly. Long lasting. The meal is mostly sauce, with bits of rice and small fragments of mince in it. It’s very wet. You’ll use a spoon for this. The sauce itself has a spicy chilli kick. Tastes like a perfectly respectable chilli. Shame there’s… [Read More]

3 out of 5

Morrisons Fresh Ideas Chipotle Beef Chilli

Published on July 30th, 2013

Tasty. Classic Mexican flavours. The torilla chips soften, which is a disappointment, but is to be expected. Lots of rice, not an awful lot of mince. I enjoyed this meal, but considering the meagre rations of meat and cheese and the abundance of rice, this isn’t worth the £2.50 I paid (and this was supposedly… [Read More]

3 out of 5

Stagg Dynamite Hot Chili Con Carne

Published on February 14th, 2013

The pieces of meat are succulent and tasty. The first mouthful has a bit of a kick and you begin to worry about the rest of the meal. You ease into eating more and find that, though it’s spicy it’s perfectly fine. You get about a third of the way through and it becomes increasingly… [Read More]

3 out of 5

Sainsbury’s Chilli Con Carne

Published on September 19th, 2012

Thick sauce. A little unpleasant; I wanted more kidney beans and meat and tomatoes, this doesn’t feel substantial enough. Very hot! Has a nice bite to it. The kidney beans have a pleasant texture, not too soft. This dish needs more of them! I’d also like bigger pieces of beef mince. Tasty, and certainly hot… [Read More]

3 out of 5

Stagg Silverado Beef Chili Con Carne

Published on May 17th, 2012

Really tasty! And less than 5% fat. There are a lot of beans in this. The meat is delicious, though it is “shaped from mince”, so goodness knows what’s in it. The sauce has a bite but isn’t too spicy. This really is a nice chilli con carne!

4 out of 5