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Homemade Chili Recipe


  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 lbs Ground beef
  • 2 lbs sweet Italian sausage
  • 8 oz black beans rinsed, one can
  • 8 oz dark red kidney beans rinsed, one can
  • 2 tbsp garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp onion powder
  • 2 tbsp Ancho powder and or 2 tbsp. Chipotle powder
  • 2 tbsp cumin
  • 16 oz whole plum or diced tomatoes that's 2 cans


  • Heat a heavy bottomed stockpot over high heat. Add olive oil to pot.
    heating olive oil in stockpot
  • Add meat and break up and stir, browning it all thoroughly
    stirring the meat
  • Add garlic and onion powder.
    adding garic and onion powder
  • Add canned tomatoes with juice.
    adding tomatoes
  • Add cans of beans, rinsed.
    rinsing the beans
  • Lower heat and simmer for 30 minutes to allow flavors to blend.
  • Add spices.
    Chipotle and cumin
  • Cook for another 15 minutes.