Easy Con Carne


This Con Carne is super simple, quick, cheap and delicious! Perfect with Nacho’s, Burritos or in Taco’s.


  • 500 grams lean beef mince
  • ½ Onion
  • 3 Garlic Cloves
  • 2 tbs Cajun
  • 3 tbs Cumin
  • ½ tbs Sugar
  • 1 Can Diced Tomatoes
  • 1 Can Baked Beans
  • 1 tbs Olive Oil or Coconut Oil


  1. Heat oil in a pan.
  2. Finely chop onions and garlic and add to the pan, sauté till soft.
  3. Add mince and cook till brown, drain off excess fat.
  4. Add beans, tomatoes, spices and sugar, cook for a further 5-10minutes.
  5. Serve as desired.

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