"There is one thing more exasperating than a wife who can cook and won't, and that's a wife who can't cook and will."--Robert Frost

Mama's Chili Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Mama's Chili, by , is from Mixing Generations, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Beverly Rich
Added: Saturday, September 15, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 lbs. Lean Hamburger
3 Large Onions
4 stalks Celery
1 medium Bell Pepper
3 tsp. Salt
1 tsp. Oregano
1 tsp. Garlic
1/2 tsp. Ground Cumin
3 tsp. Chili Powder
1/2 tsp. Crushed red pepper
1 tsp. Sugar
4 tsp. Worcestershire Sauce
5 cans Pinto Beans (drained)
3 cans Red Kidney Beans (drained)
2 (16oz) cans Crushed Tomatoes
1(15oz) can Tomatoe Sauce
1 (12oz) can Tomato Paste
3 c. Water

Directions:
Directions:
Brown hamburger meat along with the onions, celery and bell pepper. Drain grease from hamburger ixture. Add the remaining ingredients, stir well and heat on stovetop for a couple of hours. Stir often as thiswill stick to the bottom of the pot. This make a LARGE quantity of chili (enough to freeze) for future use. I cook this in a medium size stockpot.

Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is GREAT to make ahead and take camping or eat on a COLD night! Steve and the girls used to LOVE to eat it with a sub from Pats sub shop or just make homemade subs.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

462W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!