Plain old fashioned chili!

Renee King


not a trophy winner but darn good chili great with cornbread. should mention! I used only two of all chilis but the altered recipe to four for heat seekers! if you want a good spicy and flavorful chili that the whole family can eat stick to two of the guerito, jalpeno and serranos


★★★★★ 2 votes

a hungry crowd
20 Min
8 Hr


  • 4
    guerito chilis
  • 4
    serrano chilis
  • 4
    jalapeno chilis
  • 1
    red bell pepper
  • 1
    red onion
  • 2 can(s)
    30 oz kidney beans
  • 3 can(s)
    mexican stewed tomatos
  • 1 clove
    fresh garlic
  • 1 1/2 lb
    beef stew meat
  • 1 Tbsp
    mexican oregano
  • 1 tsp
    chipotle or cayenne pepper
  • 1 Tbsp
    adobo seasoning
  • 1 Tbsp
    parsley flakes
  • 1 tsp
    paprika, sweet mild
  • 1 tsp

How to Make Plain old fashioned chili!


  1. flour stew meat and brown in hot oil and put in crock pot. dice all chilis add one cup water all chilis and all seasonings. bring to boil on high setting stir and turn to low.
  2. cook 6 to 8 hours. turn to warm and put stewed tomatos and beans in pot on stove heat to boil then simmer 20 minutes.
  3. when stew meat is fork tender add beans and tomatos heat on high to boil then stir and turn to low.
  4. normally would put soaked beans and cook with meat, but easier and tasty to cook your meat and taste then just add canned beans fix this to your liking!
  5. add red bellpepper and chopped red onion last hour of cooking

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About Plain old fashioned chili!

Course/Dish: Beef, Chili
Hashtag: #spicy

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