Cowboy meatballs and beans recipe on Hairy Bikers: Route 66

Si and Dave served up tasty Cowboy meatballs and beans on the Hairy Bikers: Route 66.

The ingredients for the beans are: 2 tbsp oil, beef dripping or lard, 200g smoked bacon lardons, 1 onion, finely diced, 1 green pepper, finely diced, 250g beef mince, 3 garlic cloves, crushed, 1 tbsp mustard powder, ½ tsp ground cloves, 100ml bourbon whisky, 500ml passata or chopped tomatoes, 1 tbsp brown sugar, 1 tsp molasses, 1 tbsp hot sauce (or to taste), 1kg cooked haricot or pinto beans, 500ml beef stock or consomme and salt and freshly ground black pepper.

See recipes by Si and Dave in their book titled: The Hairy Bikers’ One Pot Wonders: Over 100 delicious new favourites, from terrific tray bakes to roasting tin treats! available from Amazon now.