Wendy's Chili

Carol Perricone

By
@coolbaker1

On LI, New York..there is a hamburger fast food restaurant named Wendy's, that makes the absolute BEST Chili!!

Many years ago, a local radio station gave out the recipe, and this is it!!

I make it all the time, I am truly addicted to it. Hope you enjoy it as much as I do.


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Serves:

12

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

3 Hr

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

2 lb
ground beef
1
29 oz can of tomato sauce
1
29 oz can of pinto beans with liquid
1
29 oz can of red kidney beans with liquid
1 c
onion, diced
2
green chilis, diced
1
celery stalk, diced
3
medium tomatoes, chopped
2 tsp
cumin powder
3 Tbsp
chili powder
1 1/2 tsp
black pepper
2 tsp
salt
2 c
water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Brown ground beef in a large skillet, drain well, and crumble beef with a fork.
2
In a large saucepot, combine beef, and all ingredients in order listed.
3
Bring to a simmer, and cook, uncovered, stirring every 15 minutes, for 2-3 hours. When chili is done, spoon into bowls and top with diced onion, shredded cheddar cheese, or sour cream, as desired.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy