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Home Sweet Hot Texas Chili


INGREDIENTS
  1. 2 onions, chopped
  2. 2 tsp. cumin
  3. 5 tbsp. chili powder
  4. salt and pepper to taste
  5. 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  6. 2-4 oz. green chilies, chopped
  7. 2 tbsp. cocoa powder
  8. 2-3 tbsp. sugar
  9. 1 large can of tomato sauce
  10. 1 can of pinto beans (opt.)
  11. 1/4 cup taco sauce of choice
  12. 1/2 cup water
  13. 1 can Campbell's beef broth, undiluted
  14. 11/2 LB. 'Chili Grind' ground sirloin, or hamburger
DIRECTIONS
  1. Brown the beef and onions, drain.
  2. Then add all remaining ingredients and simmer 1-2 hours, covered.
  3. Stirring occasionally

Chili Trivia:


  • Chili is the official state food of Texas
  • Cincinnati Chili was inspired by Greek and Macedonian immigrants around the turn of the 20th century
  • The intensity of heat in the taste of the Chile peppers usually decreases as the size of the pepper increases

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