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maw's chili

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
MaryAnn Whitbeck
Tifton, GA

This is quick and easy and you can make it as spicy as you like it.

★★★★★ 1
serves 4-6
cook time 30 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For maw's chili

  • 1 c
    sweet onion, chopped
  • 1 1/2 lb
    lean ground beef
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp
    minced garlic
  • 15 oz
    canned diced tomatoes
  • 28 oz
    tomato sauce
  • 1 jar
    pace thick and chunky salsa (mild or medium)
  • 2-3 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    baking cocoa
  • 1-2 can
    light red kidney beans, rinsed and drained

How To Make maw's chili

  • 1
    In a large sauce pan, saute the onion and garlic and then add the ground beef and cook until no longer pink.
  • 2
    Add the tomatoes, sauce and salsa and stir together. Add the chili powder and cocoa and simmer for 20 minutes
  • 3
    Add drained kidney beans and stir to mix well and simmer for 10-20 minutes.