Indiana Chili

Indiana Chili Recipe

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Rhonda Onstott


This is my Mom's recipe. In Indiana we put pasta in our chili.
Some call it chili soup.
Good with crackers broken up in it or shredded cheese.
You can freeze this also.


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Depends on the serving size you want.
30 Min
1 Hr 45 Min
Stove Top


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    1 1/2 lbs. ground chuck
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    1 large onion chopped
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    2 15 oz. cans chili beans
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    2 15 oz. cans tomato sauce
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    4 15 oz. cans of water
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    1 packet dry chili spice
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    1/3 rd package bloomers chili spice
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    2 tsp. chili powder
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    2 tsp. sugar, salt, pepper,red pepper flakes
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    1 8 oz. box spaghetti or any pasta of you prefer.

How to Make Indiana Chili


  1. Brown ground chuck with onion, salt and pepper.
  2. In a large pot place chili beans, tomato sauce, and water.
  3. Add Chili powder, sugar, Bloomers spice, Red Pepper Flakes. You can add more salt and pepper at this point.
  4. Stir, Start to boil. Add ground chuck. Let simmer for 1 hour to 1 1/2 hour.
  5. Cook spaghetti 3/4 of the box.
    Drain and add to cold water.
    After chili has finished cooking time add the amount of spaghetti to your liking.

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About Indiana Chili

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American

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