Sweet and Spicy Chili

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Monica Valenti

By
@ChefMJV

DONT LET THE LONG INGREDIENT LIST SCARE YOU OFF.
This is a super meaty chili that really satisfies even the heartiest of football fans watching the Sunday game. Great Recipe to prepare the day before, then put in crockpot to warm up on game day.

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Rating:

★★★★★ 5 votes

Comments:
Serves:
many
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
3 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 4 lb
    lean ground beef or chuck
  • 1 large
    red onion chopped
  • 4
    whole jalapeno peppers, finely chopped
  • 1
    seeded red bell pepper
  • 1
    seeded green bell pepper
  • 2 clove
    garlic, peeled, chopped and sauteed in butter
  • 3 can(s)
    14 oz each stewed tomatoes
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable cocktail juice (v8)
  • 3/4 c
    red wine (burgundy preferred)
  • 3 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 6 Tbsp
    white vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp
    hot pepper sauce
  • 1/4 tsp
    chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    celery salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    oregano, dried
  • 1/4 tsp
    seasoned salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/8 tsp
    cayenne pepper
  • 1/8 tsp
    white pepper
  • 1/8 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/8 tsp
    onion salt
  • 1/8 tsp
    ground cumin
  • 1/8 tsp
    seasoned pepper
  • 2 can(s)
    (14 1/2 oz each) dark red kidney beans
  • ·
    sour cream
  • ·
    cheddar cheese

How to Make Sweet and Spicy Chili

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix all ingredients except beef and beans in large pot. cook over medium heat about 1 1/2 hours.
  2. Meanwhile brown meat in large skillet, drain. Keep beef warm while chili mixture is cooking.
  3. After chili mixture has cooked for 1 1/2 hours stir in beef,and beans cook for 30 minutes. Taste and adjust seasonings.
  4. For best flavor developement, let chili sit for several hours or refrigerate overnight. Heat thoroughly before serving. Top with shredded cheddar and sour cream.

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About Sweet and Spicy Chili

Course/Dish: Beef, Beef Soups, Chili
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Collection: Chili




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