Mexicali Pork with Rice

1 pound fresh pork, cut in thin strips
2 tbs vegetable oil
1 cup chopped onions
1/4 tsp garlic powder
1 can (6 oz) tomato paste
1 cup water
1 can (15 oz) pinto beans
2 tsp salt
1-1/2 tsp chili powder
1/2 tsp each ground cumin and oregano
3 cups hot cooked rice

Brown pork strips in oil over medium heat In a large skillet. Add onions and garlic powder; brown lightly. Stir in tomato paste and water. Bring to a boll, reduce heat, cover, and simmer about 30 minutes. Add beans and seasonings and Simmer 15 minutes longer. Serve over beds of fluffy rice.

Makes 6 servings.

Serve with:
Slivered Raw Turnip and Beet Salad, Hot Jalapeno Cornbread, Cracked Caramel Custard.

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Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana