Cheddar Chili Cornbread Pie

Cheddar Chili Cornbread Pie

My favorite chili baked with a crusty cheddar cornbread topping! A happy marriage. There’s ground beef, beans, corn, onions, peppers, tomatoes and lots of lovely warm spices to round out the chili. You can make it red pepper hot or not, it’s up to you. The cornbread has cheddar cheese in the batter and on… 

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Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken Chili

Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken Chili

Crockpot chicken chili is the perfect meal for these long, hot summer days! It’s a great feeling having everything tucked away into the crock pot early so it can work its magic while you go about your day. Dinner is taken care of, no worries, without slaving over a hot stove. This version uses boneless… 

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Slow-Cooker Chili Con Carne

Slow Cooker Chili Con Carne

Chili con carne with hearty hunks of beef slow cooked in tomatoes with a ton of spices, bacon, garlic, onion, chipotle and jalapeno peppers. No beans allowed. Not in this chili. This chili is a celebration of meat. I don’t use a crockpot for convenience here but rather for the way it magically transforms the… 

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Cowboy Chili

Cowboy Chili

Mouth-watering chili with ground beef, pork and beans, corn, tomatoes, bell peppers, beef broth and beer plus lots of spices including two types of chile powder, paprika, cumin and Worcestershire. The chili is slow-cooked giving it a rich flavor and making it thick and hearty. The liquid cooks off leaving behind a ton of concentrated… 

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Black Bean, Sweet Potato and Chicken Chili

Black Bean Sweet Potato Chicken Chili

Some times I find myself dreaming of being in a chili cook-off. This hearty, delicious chile with its earthy black beans, sweet potatoes, corn and tender pieces of chicken swimming in a sea of spicy tomatoes could be a top contender.