Fireman Bob's Fire House Chili

1
Bob Cooney

By
@firemanbob65

Secret ingredient is 3/4 of a Hersey's Chocolate bar added with 2 hours of cooking time left...

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This chili is not for the faint of heart! Those who like HOT chili will LOVE this one.  Make sure to use a large crock pot to cook this one in. We used a 7 quart crock pot and it was full. 

Bob mentions he added his 3/4 of a Hershey Bar secret ingredient at the end. We didn't see it in the instructions, but we made sure to add it. My mouth still may be on fire from this one! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★☆ 7 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10 to 20
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
16 Hr
Method:
Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

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  • 4 lb
    Lean Ground Beef
  • 2 lb
    Rib Eye, cut up into bite size chunks
  • 12 clove
    Garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 large
    Yellow Onion, chopped
  • 24
    Scotch Bonnet (habaneros) Peppers, chopped
  • 18
    Jalapeno Peppers, chopped
  • 1 bunch
    Celery, chopped
  • 3 c
    Green Peppers, chopped
  • 3 c
    Red Peppers, chopped
  • 2 can(s)
    27 oz. Kidney Beans, with liquid
  • 16 oz
    Ketchup
  • 1 c
    Chili Powder
  • 3 Tbsp
    Bacon grease

How to Make Fireman Bob's Fire House Chili

Step-by-Step

  1. Brown the Rib Eye on all sides.
  2. Brown ground beef in 3 Tbsp. bacon grease. Drain. Add chili powder. Stir together.
  3. Put all ingredients plus Ground Beef in a Crock Pot on low. Cook at least 8 hours watching the liquid.

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    PS...You can adjust this to your liking!

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About Fireman Bob's Fire House Chili

Course/Dish: Beef, Chili
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #hot, #PEPPERS, #Fire, #house




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