Damn Good Chili (“Carroll Shelby’s Original Recipe”)

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o        2 pounds Coarse ground meat

o        1 large onion, chopped

o        1 green pepper, chopped

o        1 8-ounce can tomato sauce

o        1 8-ounce can water

o        1 tablespoon chili powder

o        ¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper

o        ½ teaspoon black pepper

o        ½ teaspoon oregano

o        1 teaspoon ground cumin

o        2 cloves garlic, finely chopped

o        1 teaspoon salt

o        1 16-ounce can kidney beans, drained and rinsed


To Prepare…


1.       Brown ground meat, onion, and pepper in a 3 - 4 quart pan.

2.       Add remaining ingredients except kidney beans.

3.       Simmer 45 minutes over low heat, stirring occasionally.

4.       Then add kidney beans and heat through.


Notes: Up to 2 cans of beans may be added.

Increase cayenne and/or chili powder for hotter chili.



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