Mika's No Tomato Chili

READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by Mika G.

This is awesome over rice with toppings like cheese, sour cream and green onions. It is a big favorite with my family. Sometimes I double the recipe for leftovers so we can have some over nacho chips or baked potatoes the next night. I also add pinto beans and serve this over Indian fry bread for Indian Tacos.

Top Review by megs_

DH hates tomatoes/beans in his chili, so I'm the search for the perfect chili recipe for him. :) We liked this a lot! I cut the recipe in half for the two of us. We aren't big beer drinkers so I think next time I will leave that out - as we didn't really care for the taste it brought out - but we solved it by adding some smoked chipotle Tabasco sauce, some worsch. sauce, and a tbsp of cornmeal to thicken it. All that did the trick. Topped mine with sour cream and cheese, DH topped his with just cheese! Yum!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large dutch oven combine first 3 ingredients and cook over medium heat until meat looks done.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients and cook over low heat covered for an hour.
  3. Serve over white rice.
  4. Optional toppings -- shredded cheese, sour cream, green onions.

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