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fresh garden chili

Fresh Garden Chili Recipe

Thick and delicious chili made from fresh ingredients from the garden.
Servings 8

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pounds ground beef
  • 2 Tbsp butter
  • 8 cups chopped tomatoes
  • 2 red peppers diced
  • 2 large onion diced
  • 6 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • 2 tsp Italian seasoning
  • 2 cans chili beans not drained
  • 2 Tbsp chili powder
  • 2 1/2 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp smoke paprika

Instructions

  1. Melt butter in a large Dutch oven or stockpot over medium-high heat.
  2. Add the onions and sauté until they begin to soften, approximately 5 minutes.
  3. Add ground beef and garlic. Cook until the beef is browned.
  4. Add remaining ingredients and put the lid on and reduce heat to a slow simmer.
  5. Simmer for at least an hour.

Recipe Notes

You could substitute 2-15 oz cans of diced tomatoes and 2-15 oz cans of tomato sauce instead of fresh tomatoes.

Recipe courtesy of Old World Garden Farms