Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 1 hr

Chili Nation, Jane and Michael Stern

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oil in a Dutch oven; add in garlic; cook until soft.
  2. Add in lamb; cook until browned; drain off excess fat.
  3. In a food processor or blender, puree the tomatillos; add to the pot along with cumin, jalapeno powder, chili powder, cilantro, sugar, salt, lemon juice, parsley, and 2 cups water.
  4. Bring to a boil; cook at a slow boil for 30 minutes, partially covered.
  5. Add in beans; cook 10 minutes; add masa harina mixture; cook 7 minutes; remove from heat.
  6. This chili is on the soupy side even when bound with the masa harina.
  7. It is best served in soup bowls and topped with crusty cubes of garlic bread that can be used to sop up the good juices.

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