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Sunday, February 24, 2008

Grandma's Crock Pot Mild Chili Recipe

It's been pretty cold here in Central PA the past week and we were in the mood for chili today. Here is one of my husbands favorite chili recipes. This particular chili is on the very mild side. So, if you don't like hot & spicy, this one is definitely for you!

Mild Chili Recipe

1 1/2 lb. ground beef
1 clove garlic
1 lg. onion, chopped
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. pepper
2-3 Tbsp. chili powder
1/4 tsp. red pepper
2 lg. cans of kidney beans
1 tsp. paprika
1 tsp. basil
1 tsp. oregano
4 c. tomato juice
1 can crushed tomatoes
1 sm. can mushrooms

Brown the ground beef with the onions and garlic. Drain grease. In a large kettle, add all of the ingredients together and simmer uncovered for 60 minutes. You can also do this in your crockpot over low heat setting for 3 hours. Makes 4 servings.

This recipe freezes well. Just fill your freezer containers 80% full. Label and date them. I date mine no longer than 9 months.

4 comments:

Island Girl said...

That looks yummy LG!! I always love good chili recipes!

andria said...

You can link my recipe blog if you want. Thanks for asking. I don't update it as often as I'd like. Maybe that will encourage me to do so.

chelle's winks said...

Picked you up from Andria.We all have a recipe blog..Come over and check mine out...it's to the right of my blog called P B & J or else...I'm finding the best recipes this way...

Thanks

Michelle

Mindy said...

This recipe looks delicious and easy to make!

I'm an Editor of the recipe site RecipeLion.com and I just did a blog post about how to make chili that your readers might enjoy.

http://blog.recipelion.com/how-to-make-chili/