Chasen's Famous Chili

Recipe by yooper
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READY IN: 12hrs
SERVES: 10
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Rinse beans, put in a bowl and add water so that it extends 2 inches above beans.
  • Allow to soak overnight.
  • Transfer beans AND water to a large stock pot.
  • Simmer, covered, in the same water until tender, about 2 to 2 1/2 hours.
  • Add tomatoes and simmer 5 minutes.
  • Heat oil in large skillet and sauté green peppers slowly 5 minutes.
  • Add onions and cook until tender, stirring frequently.
  • Add garlic and parsley.
  • In a second large skillet, melt butter and sauté beef and pork 15 minutes.
  • Add meat to onion mixture, stir in chili powder and cook 10 minutes.
  • Add meat mixture to beans in large pot.
  • Season with salt, pepper, and cumin.
  • Simmer, covered, 1 hour.
  • Remove cover and cook 30 minutes longer.
  • Skim fat off top.
  • NOTE: This chili freezes very well.
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