Chili Recipe of Senator John Tower of Texas

Raven Higheagle

By
@ravenhigheagle

If you live in Texas you have heard of Senator John Tower at some point in your life.


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Serves:

Makes 6 servings and enough to freeze

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

1 Hr 45 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

3 lb
ground chili meat
2 large
onions, finely chopped
1 can(s)
(15 ounces) tomato sauce
1 c
water
1 tsp
tobasco sauce
4 heaping Tbsp
chili powder
1 heaping Tbsp
oregano, dried
1 tsp
ground comino (cumin)
1 clove
garlid, pressed or grated
1 tsp
salt
black pepper, to taste
1 tsp
cayenne pepper
1 tsp
paprika
12
red chiles, seeded and chopped
4 to 5
serrano chiles, seeded and chopped
2 Tbsp
flour
water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sear the meat and onions in a large Dutch oven until meat is gray. Add tomato sauce and 1 cup water to the searing meat and onion mixture.
2
Add tobacco sauce, chili powder, oregano, comino, garlic, salt, pepper, cayenne pepper, paprika, red peppers and Serrano chili peppers.
3
Simmer for covered 1 hour and 15 minutes. Make a thickening by mixing flour and water, add to chili.

Simmer an additional 30 minutes

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Chili
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Southwestern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom