This is the kind of recipe even people who can't cook can pull off with no problem.
Chuck Wagon Beans
2 tbsp. bacon drippings or shortening
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 clove garlic (optional)
2 cans Hunts tomato sauce
1 lb. ground beef
2 cups cooked or canned white or kidney beans (1lb. 4-oz. can)
1/4 cup water
3/4 tsp. salt
2 tsp. chili powder
Melt shortening. Add onion, garlic and meat. Cook until meat is lightly browned. Add Hunt's tomato sauce, beans, water and seasonings. Cover and simmer over low heat, stirring occasionally, about 35 minutes or until mixture is thickened. Makes 4 servings.