Crock Pot Cincinnati Chili

READY IN: 4hrs 20mins
Recipe by PalatablePastime

Have your chili 3,4, or 5 ways, Cincinnati style. This is also great on hot dogs, smothered with shredded cheese.

Top Review by Wanda-R

Where is the chocolate? Cincinnati Chile MUST have chocolate in to truly be the real thing.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown ground beef, onions, and celery in a large skillet, drain off all fat.
  2. Place ingredients for the crock pot into the slow-cooker and stir well.
  3. Cover crock pot and cook for 7-9 hours on low, or 3 1/2-4 1/2 hours on high, stirring during last part of cooking if using high setting.
  4. Cook spaghetti 1/2 hour before chili is done.
  5. To have chili 3-ways, serve it with spaghetti, chili and cheese.
  6. To have chili 4-ways, serve it with spaghetti, chili, onion, and cheese.
  7. To have spaghetti 5-ways, serve it with spaghetti, chili, beans, onion, and cheese.
  8. Douse your chili liberally with hot sauce, if desired.

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