18-22 Qt Roaster of Chili

Jackie Jepsen Recipe

By Jackie Jepsen JJepsen

75 +
1 Hr
12 Hr

This recipee is NOT for a small family this recipe is for an organization that does a chili feed, or if you want to have many many containers of chili for the winter!!! This recipe is great for public consumption because it is not real spicy, when I make this for home, I do add more spice. ENJOY!!

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5+ lb
ground beef
1 #10 can(s)
108 oz plus (4)-16 oz chili beans undrained
1 #10 can(s)
108 oz plus (4)-16 oz kidney beans undrained mixed light and dark
1 bunch
celery stalks chopped
2 lb
onions chopped
(8-10)46oz can(s)
tomato juice
2 can(s)
28 oz each diced or stewed tomatoes
green peppers chopped
2 Tbsp
chili powder
1 Tbsp
garlic salt
1 Tbsp
onion salt
1 tsp
cayenne pepper (optional)
1 bunch
garlic chopped

Directions Step-By-Step

Brown ground beef and drain good. Season with the onion, garlic, chili powder, and cayenne pepper if desired
In separate fry pans put chopped celery and cover with water cook till celery is just a little tender. Chop onions and put in fry pan and cover with water and also cook till just a little tender.
Combine ground beef, cooked celery and onions into large roasters with the tomato juice, canned tomatoes, UNDRAINED cans of chili and kidney beans. And the chopped green peppers and chopped garlic
Simmer in roaster for at least 8 hours, I usually simmer over night. Serve with more chopped onions shredded cheese and a dollup of sour cream if desired. Season to taste!! ENJOY!!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Chili, Roasts

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Straws Kitchen CinCooks
Jan 18, 2012
I make a chili similar to this recipe.....BUT.....I don't make this much anymore as I do not cook at the senior citizen center anymore.
Jackie Jepsen JJepsen
Jan 18, 2012
Now it's just hubby and I, but I can't get over making enough food for at least 10 people. I wish I worked somewhere where I could cook like that!!
Straws Kitchen CinCooks
Jan 18, 2012
Go give it a try, not only would they love your wonderful dishes but it is very rewarding too.
Jackie Jepsen JJepsen
Jan 18, 2012
Thanks Cindy I might just do that!!
Annette Lugo Nettie19
Jan 14, 2015
This was a huge hit for a first birthday party and we fed about 150 people.