Here we have a recipe that was made to be simple, quick, and easy. As you see when you look at the recipe, that it is pretty basic. This chili is a quick recipe grandma passed down and it is easy and delicious. Now, you’re asking yourself, what would I want with just a basic chili recipe? Your answer is, because it is a starting point to make different variations of the recipe.
With that in mind, you can add different ingredients to make it the way you want it. Again, this is a good starting point because it already has great flavor. Furthermore, this recipe goes good on things like, hot dogs, hamburgers, pasta, and more. So you can see that this chili recipe is very versatile, so let’s get cooking!
Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: 45 minutes
Temperature: Medium-High to cook ground beef/Low to simmer
What you are going to need:
Recipe by fridaysroo.com
Mixing up the chili:
First, take your 8 qt. pot and add the 1 lb. Ground Beefground beef and cook until meat is brown. Then, add the ½ tsp. Red Pepper Flakesred pepper flakes and ½ tsp. Garlic Saltgarlic salt and let simmer a few minutes. Meanwhile take your cans of 2 cans Tomato Saucetomato sauce and 3 cans Dark Kidney Beans
2 cans Black Beansbeans and open all of them and mix them in with the ground beef. Stir. Then add the 3 tbsp. Chili Powderchili powder, Salt and Pepper To Tastesalt and pepper, then stir really well. Finally simmer for 45 minutes to bring out the flavor.
- 8 quart Pot
- 1 lb Ground Beef
- 3 cans Dark Kidney Beans (15.5oz)
- 2 cans Black Beans (15oz)
- 2 cans Tomato Sauce (29 oz)
- 3 tbsp Chili Powder
- ½ tsp Red Pepper Flakes
- ½ tsp Garlic Salt
- Salt and Pepper to taste
- First, take your 8 qt. pot and add the ground beef and cook until meat is brown. Then, add the red pepper flakes and garlic salt and let simmer a few minutes. Meanwhile take your cans of tomato sauce and beans and open all of them and mix them in with the ground beef. Stir. Then add the chili powder, salt and pepper, then stir really well. Finally simmer for 45 minutes to bring out the flavor.
Other ideas for chili:
As mentioned above, other items may be added to the chili such as: 1 chopped onion, 1 chopped green/red/yellow pepper, bag of frozen corn or tomatoes. Tomatoes can be: 2 fresh chopped tomatoes, 2 cans whole peeled tomatoes, or 2 cans chopped tomatoes. Also, the garlic salt can be replaced with fresh garlic, 3 crushed/minced up cloves of garlic. All in all, have fun and enjoy the chili try different ingredients, and make sure the family gets some chili too!
Try with some cornbread too!
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