Scott's Mountain-Thunder Football Chili

Total Time
2hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 2 hrs

Recipe courtesy of Scott Shaffer from Charleston, WV, for the Manly Man Chili Cook-Off

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine spice mixes in 2 separate containers. Set aside.
  2. In a 5-quart Dutch oven, heat shortening over medium heat and cook beef until no longer pink. Add onions, peppers, tomato sauce, beer, beef broth, chicken broth and Spice Mix 1, and bring to a boil.
  3. Lower heat and simmer for 1/1/2 hours.
  4. Stir in Spice Mix 2, chipotle sauce, maple syrup and Tabasco.
  5. Simmer 1/2 hour longer. Adjust seasoning if needed. Enjoy!

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