Only the Best Chili Recipes
Barbecued Texas Beef Brisket
beer, black pepper, chili powder, chili powder, cider vinegar, sea salt, jalapeno, paprika, barbecue sauce, sugar, beef, vegetable oil, water, worcestershire sauce
Texans like their barbecue spicy, in the tradition of the Southwest, which is chili pepper country. For this recipe, you'll need to order a...
Beef Short Ribs in Chipotle and Green Chili Sauce
california, black pepper, chilies, chili powder, coriander, cumin, tomato, garlic, beef, lime juice, lime, olive oil, onions, chicken broth, salt
Market Tip: Pick well-trimmed ribs with a thick solid portion of meat on the bone.
Black Bean Tart with Chili Crust
corn, bay leaf, chili powder, coriander, cumin, black beans, flour, water, jalapeno, lime juice, monterey jack cheese, paprika, rice, red pepper, red onions, salt, green onion, sour cream, sour cream, butter, vegetable oil
The crust of this tart is tender and quite crumbly.
Black Bean, Yellow Pepper, and Cumin Chili
Canned chipotle chilies which give this dish a smoky depth are available at Latin American markets and many supermarkets. Top the chili with...
Boilermaker Tailgate Chili
bacon, beef, beer, black pepper, sausage, cayenne, celery, chili powder, beef bouillon granules, cumin, basil, oregano, garlic, green pepper, green chilies, paprika, hot sauce, red pepper, salt, sugar, worcestershire sauce, yellow onions
"This is the chili recipe the gang eats at Purdue Boilermaker football games. I always prep and cook the chili the night before and then reheat the next day. This is a combination of many different tomato-based chili recipes. Good luck and enjoy."
Chicken and White Bean Chili
flour, anaheim chilies, chili powder, cumin, white beans, half and half, chicken broth, monterey jack cheese, onions, hot sauce, green chilies, salt, sour cream, white pepper
Roasted green chilies add spice to this do-ahead dish, which happens to be a great way to use up leftover chicken.
Chicken Cashew Chili
tomato, kidney bean, cashew, cashew, chicken broth, chicken, chili powder, cumin, poblano chiles, semisweet chocolate, garlic, olive oil, onions, salt
Puréed ancho chilies lend a rich, sweet, and only mildly hot flavor to this chili. To make a hotter dish, do not remove the veins or seeds from...
Chili Sweet Potato Hash with Fried Eggs and Fresh Tomato Salsa B, L or D meal: good for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner
breakfast sausage, butter, chili powder, coriander, cumin, eggs, olive oil, parsley, jalapeno, lime, cheddar cheese, red onions, salt, sweet potato, cilantro, tomato
You can make this sauce easily at home. From Copykat.com (http://www.copykat.com)
Chili-Rubbed Baby Back Ribs with Espresso Barbecue Sauce
Debra L. Warren of Lake Forest, Illinois, writes: "I have often indulged in Jay Lovell's phenomenal cuisine at his Lovell's of Lake Forest...
Crab Cakes with Red Chili Mayonnaise
breadcrumbs, celery, chili sauce, crabmeat, eggs, lemon juice, mayonnaise, olive oil, red pepper, red onions, jalapeno
These crab cakes get an extra kick from the chili-garlic sauce, available in the Asian foods section of most supermarkets.
Debdoozie's Blue Ribbon Chili
"This is the tastiest, easiest chili recipe you'll ever find. I recommend serving it with sliced jalapeno chile peppers and crackers or cornbread."
Habanero Hellfire Chili
peppers, bacon, beef bouillon granules, chile paste, chili powder, cumin, garlic, green pepper, habanero pepper, jalapeno, ground pork, red pepper flakes, ground beef, tomato paste, water, yellow onions
"Tasty chili whose name says it all! Note: Whole Anaheim peppers are not widely available; this ingredient is optional, and you can use hot pepper sauce instead."
Mean Guy's General Tso's Chicken
This is an adoptee. I have made it many many times and want to be able to help people out when they make it! One of the best I've ever had. Takes some time, but oh so worth it. Good eats
My Favorite Chili
bay leaves, celery, cheddar cheese, chili powder, beer, garlic, garlic salt, green pepper, ground beef, cumin, honey, jalapeno, kidney bean, seasoning, onions, onion powder, black pepper, red pepper flakes, salt, sour cream, tomato, hot sauce, tomato paste, vegetable oil, water, worcestershire sauce
This is the only chili recipe I've used for the last 8 years or so. I think its pretty outstanding. I vary the hot ingredients depending on who will be eating it and the mood I'm in. I've also used ground venison and it was just as good.
Pork, Beef, and Black Bean Chili
ground beef, black beans, cayenne, cheddar cheese, chili powder, sirloin steak, cumin, oregano, garlic, olive oil, onions, tomato paste, ground pork, red pepper, salt, sugar, water
"Last year my family spent the holidays on the Big Island of Hawaii," writes Jo Lucarz of Phoenix, Arizona. "One afternoon we ate lunch in...
Shrimp Cakes with Chili-Lime Cream Sauce
Bonnie Hillard of Washington, DC, writes: "My sister and I stumbled across Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar at the end of a day of shopping...
Smokin' Scovilles Turkey Chili
black pepper, corn, beer, chili powder, cumin, oregano, garlic, green pepper, habanero pepper, turkey, liquid smoke flavoring, olive oil, onions, paprika, hot sauce, red pepper flakes, salt, worcestershire sauce
"This is a hearty and relatively low-fat chili recipe that is guaranteed to satisfy even the most sadistic spicy food lover...REAL MAN FOOD. (For those with wimpier taste buds, omit the Habanero pepper). Try melting a tablespoon of whipped cream cheese into each dish. Hoo boy! Also, drink beer with lime. The acidity seems to help calm the assault on your taste buds when it gets to be too much."
Spicy Red Pork and Bean Chili
cilantro, bacon, coffee, cayenne, chili powder, cumin, oregano, garlic, beef broth, pork chops, jalapeno, tomato, vegetable oil, water, onions
This recipe works best with ordinary chili powder, which typically includes not only ground dried chiles but other spices as well. Pure chile...
Spicy Two-Bean Vegetarian Chili
bulgur, carrot, chili powder, cinnamon, coriander, cumin, garlic, jalapeno, olive oil, onions, tomato, black beans, kidney bean, red pepper, water, white wine vinegar
"This is a recipe I created on a snowy night when my family needed a little warming up," writes Rebecca Averill of Beverly, Massachusetts. "I...
Terrific Turkey Chili
cheddar cheese, chili pepper, coriander, oregano, green pepper, green onion, onions, sour cream, tomato paste, turkey, vegetable oil, zucchini
"Using some fresh and some canned ingredients, this chili is a snap to throw together and will keep you craving it for days. Chunky zucchini, fresh green onion, sour cream, and - what the heck - shredded Cheddar cheese, are sure to make this your favorite chili recipe. If you like beans in your chili, garbanzos right out of the can are great in this."
Texas Beef Brisket Chili
avocado, bacon, chili powder, cilantro, kosher salt, kosher salt, coriander, flour tortillas, cumin, dried ancho chile, oregano, garlic, monterey jack cheese, onions, beer, green chilies, green chilies, beef, red onions
A cold-weather favorite, this all-beef, no-bean chili gets added appeal from a seasonal ingredient: butternut squash. For best results,...
Texas Caesar Salad
anchovy fillets, white corn, garlic, jalapeno, lemon juice, sun dried tomato, olive oil, parmesan cheese, romaine lettuce, yogurt, croutons, red pepper, red wine vinegar, shallot
White corn, cilantro and jalapeño chili give the classic Caesar a Texas accent.
Texas Red Enchilada Sauce
This sauce can be used with beef or cheese enchiladas. The amount of "heat" in the sauce depends on the type and amount of chili powder you use.
Turkey and Pinto Bean Chili
chicken broth, chili powder, cumin, oregano, garlic, olive oil, onions, tomato, pinto beans, semisweet chocolate, red pepper, turkey
Just like some Mexican moles, this chili has a bit of chocolate in it. Serve sour cream and shredded sharp cheddar cheese alongside.
Turkey Chili with White Beans
bay leaves, beef broth, chili powder, cinnamon, cocoa powder, cumin, oregano, turkey, onions, tomato, tomato sauce, white beans, yogurt, red onions, salt, vegetable oil
If you have leftover chili, serve it over turkey franks (or the chicken ones) the next day.
Vegetarian Black Bean Chili
cayenne, chili powder, cumin, oregano, garlic, green onion, cheese, olive oil, onions, tomato sauce, red pepper, sour cream, black beans
Robyn Fuoco of Mainly Café and Bakery, Philadelphia, writes: "Although I don't have any formal culinary training, I've spent my entire career...
chilies, ground beef, brown sugar, cayenne, chili powder, coriander, cumin, oregano, garlic, habanero pepper, onions, salt, serrano pepper, sausage, coffee, vegetable oil, wasabi
"What happens when you have a Japanese friend that likes chili? You make him wasabi chili."