Davies' Bourbon Chili

READY IN: 1hr 30mins
Recipe by Austin Scott Davies

This award winning chili is easy to make and contains a nuanced balance of bold flavors sure to electrify your taste buds and keep you craving more.

Top Review by sexaylikeafox

My husband and I love this chili! I added a little extra chili powder/cumin, and espresso instead of regular coffee.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Remove seeds from jalapeños and red pepper.
  2. Dice all vegetables and add to large pot (at medium low heat) along with all liquids, spices, and legumes (rinse legumes before adding).
  3. Cook bacon in separate pan until semi-cooked, then add Italian sausage and beef--cook until browned, and mash into small pieces, discarding liquid as it accumulates.
  4. Add meat to pot with sauce and vegetables, cover and simmer for at least 45 minutes.
  5. After cooking, add another shot or two of bourbon.

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