Main Dishes

Lori's 3-bean chili

This chili recipe is not the quick kind, in fact it's more like a two day event! I like to use dry beans since canned contain so many ingredients I cannot pronounce and there can be too much sodium. Plus, using dry allows me to season them as they soak and subsequently cook.

12
1 cup dry kidney beans
1 cup dry black beans
1 cup dry pinto beans
1.5 pounds lean ground beef
2 whole jalapeno peppers, seeds removed and diced (less if you don't like it too hot)
1 medium yellow onion, diced
3 large garlic cloves, minced
3 large roma tomatoes, diced
1 15oz can tomato sauce
3 Tablespoons chili powder
2 teaspoons cumin
1 teaspoons black pepper
1 teaspoons salt
1Tablespoon Chalula sauce
First, rinse the beans thoroughly and place in the slow cooker. Cover with water 2 inches above the beans and let soak overnight. The next morning, thoroughly rinse the beans, put them back in the slow...
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Nutritions

Calories
402

Sodium
395mg
16% DV

Fat
27g
42% DV

Protein
21g
42% DV

Carbs
12g
4% DV

Fiber
6g
24% DV