Mom’s Chili

Okay, so it isn’t exactly my mother’s chili. Hell, I’m pretty sure she pulled it off a blog.

But I was thrilled when she introduced me to this simple and hearty recipe, so “Mom’s Chili” it is!

This chili has been approved by my begrudging cook mother, picky-eater brothers, a big-eater friend, and another friend who is allergic to just about everything.

Mom’s Chili

Serves: 6 lunch-sized portions

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 25 minutes

Ingredients

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A small serving of chili with roasted zucchini and steamed green beans.

 

1 lb ground beef

12 chopped white onion

2 cloves garlic

1512 oz can tomato sauce

15 oz can kidney beans

2 tsp chili powder

1 tsp salt

Directions

Brown ground beef in a pan along with garlic and onion. Drain fat.

Once browned, add tomato sauce, kidney beans, chili powder and salt. Mix it all together and let simmer for about 10 minutes.

Serve with shredded cheese and tortilla chips.

Goes great with roasted zucchini and green beans, or as a hot dog topping.

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