Chili Recipes Index




Chili ( Bodacious ) Recipe


2 lb Boneless beef chuck roast
Cut into 1" inch cubes
2 lg Onions; chopped
3 Celery
Sliced into 1-inch pieces
1 lg Green pepper; coarsely
1 lg Sweet red pepper; coarsely
1 c Sliced fresh mushrooms
2 Jalapeno peppers
; seeded and chopped
4 cl Garlic; minced
3 tb Olive oil
2 tb Cocoa
2 tb Chili powder
1 ts Ground cumin
1 ts Dried oregano
1 ts Paprika
1 ts Ground turmeric
1/2 ts Salt
1/2 ts Ground cardamom
1/4 ts Pepper
1 tb Molasses
1/2 c Burgundy or other dry red
2 cn Kidney beans, drained; 16
-oz each
1 cn Chick peas (garbanzo beans)
; 16 oz each
Spicy sour cream topping
; * see note
Shredded cheddar cheese

Cook first 8 ingredients in olive oil in a large Dutch oven over
medium-high heat, stirring constantly, until meat browns. Drain and
return meat mixture to Dutch oven. Stir in cocoa and next 13
ingredients. Bring mixture to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer
1-1/2 hours, stirring occasionally. Serve with Spicy Sour Cream
Topping and shredded cheese. Yield 12 cups.

* SPICY SOUR CREAM TOPPING: 1 (8 oz.) carton sour cream, 1/3 cup
commercial salsa, 2 tb mayonnaise, 1 tsp chili powder, 1/2 tsp onion
powder, 1/2 spt curry powder, Dash of ground red pepper, 1 tb lemon
juice, 1 tsp Dijon mustard. Combine all ingredients; chill. Serve
with chili. Yield
1-2/3 cups.
Source Southern Living Magazine - January, 1995 DOTTIE, in Irvine,