This Latin-American inspired dish has many, many different versions depending on where it’s being made and who’s cooking it! Some versions call for sausage, some add tomatoes and herbs but no potatoes, some add olives and raisins - there are so many possibilities! Feel free to adjust to your taste and use what you have on hand.
Serve with rice, or cauliflower rice, or with tortillas - you can’t go wrong.
Add Canola Oil to a large skillet over high heat
Add Onion and cook for five minutes - stirring, until the onions are translucent and starting to brown at the edges
Add Ground beef and spices; stir often to allow for beef to break down and brown evenly
Add 1/4 Cup of water or broth to the skillet, and add the potatoes, carrots, and peppers; cover and allow for the vegetables to soften, for about 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Season to taste and serve while hot!
Check out some other versions of Picadillo: SkinnyTaste Cuban Picadillo and Isabel Eats Mexican Picadillo