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Zero Alarm Chili - A hearty family favorite with bold chili flavor and none of the heat!

Zero Alarm Chili

A hearty family favorite with bold chili flavor and none of the heat!

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword chili
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 8

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs ground beef
  • 1 bell pepper chopped
  • 1 small onion chopped
  • 1 can red kidney beans drained
  • 1 can pinto beans drained
  • 1 can diced tomatoes
  • 8 oz tomato sauce
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 Tbs olive oil
  • 4 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper

Instructions

  1. Heat the olive oil in a large pot or dutch oven.

  2. Saute the peppers and onions until soft.

  3. Add the ground beef and cook until browned.

  4. Add the chili powder, cumin, oregano, salt and black pepper - stir until well combined.

  5. Add the diced tomatoes, tomato sauce, water, kidney beans and pinto beans.

  6. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 25-20 minutes.

  7. Remove from heat and allow chili to rest for 5 minutes before serving.