Top-ranked recipe named "Grandma's Chili"
This is my maternal grandmother's recipe for chili. It's not hot, but very flavorful and extremely easy to make!
"My husband and I really enjoyed it. I followed the recipe exactly except for the diced tomatoes. I used the rotel diced tomatoes as someone else suggested in the reviews and it was really good. It actually tasted the best on day three when we took it to work for lunch. I will definetly make this recipe again. Oh also i did not include the cayenne because I added the rotel tomatoes."- adina1029
Cook and stir ground beef, onion, garlic, and bell pepper in large dutch oven or stew pot set over medium-high heat until meat is brown and vegetables are tender. Drain off fat. Stir in remaining ingredients except beans and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 2 hours, stirring occasionally. Stir in beans; heat through.
Serve immediately or refrigerate for 24 hours to allow the flavors to develop more. Serve with cornbread and bread -n- butter pickles, or top with your favorite chili toppings.
Makes 4 servings.
This is also an easy recipe to add to or change. You can add new ingredients, i.e. a small can of diced green chilis, a half stalk of diced celery, or change the type of beans, or turn up the heat by changing the chili powder to a hotter chili powder, or adding some crushed red pepper, or using more cayenne pepper.
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Simplexityy 1 month ago
KissableCupcake 3 months agoAwesome recipe!! I've been on the hint for a good chili and I've found it!! My kids and husband love it!!
Lifeimproves 3 months agoVery good recipe! Tweaked it a bit - I like adding Rotel tomatoes - actually added in addition to what was in the recipe. No Cayenne or Paprika, adjusted the chili powder. Family loved it. Thanks!
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bml2217 10 months agoAwesome base recipe!
mrsepiphany 11 month agoTurned out pretty good! My 2 & 3 year old really loved it... They kept saying 'it tastes good mommy' as they ate it
dixiedistler 1 year agoEasy to make. Everyone liked it.
MississippiMule 1 year agoAnother great batch of chili my friend!! Thank you for sharing such a tasty receipt!!!
adina1029 1 year agoMy husband and I really enjoyed it. I followed the recipe exactly except for the diced tomatoes. I used the rotel diced tomatoes as someone else suggested in the reviews and it was really good. It actually tasted the best on day three when we took it to work for lunch. I will definetly make this recipe again. Oh also i did not include the cayenne because I added the rotel tomatoes.
jacksss 1 year agoAwesome chili! I made it today and its really tasteful the cayenne added a bit to much heat for my hubby so i added sugar to balance it out.. camw out wonderful!!