Chili Cook-Off Winner

Chili Cook-Off Winner

If you’re looking for the ultimate chili recipe that will make you a chili cook-off champion, you’ve come to the right place. Our Chili Cook-Off Winner recipe has been tried and tested by countless chili enthusiasts, and it never fails to impress. This hearty and flavorful chili is the perfect combination of spices, meat, and beans. Whether you’re competing in a cook-off or just craving a delicious bowl of chili, this recipe won’t disappoint.


  • 2 pounds ground beef
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 can (14.5 ounces) diced tomatoes
  • 1 can (15 ounces) tomato sauce
  • 2 cans (15 ounces each) kidney beans, drained and rinsed
  • 2 cans (15 ounces each) pinto beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1/4 cup chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper (adjust to taste)
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. In a large pot, brown the ground beef over medium heat, breaking it apart with a spoon as it cooks. Drain any excess fat.
  2. Add the chopped onion and minced garlic to the pot and sauté for 2-3 minutes until the onion is translucent.
  3. Stir in the diced tomatoes, tomato sauce, kidney beans, pinto beans, chili powder, cumin, paprika, cayenne pepper, salt, and pepper. Bring the mixture to a simmer.
  4. Reduce the heat to low, cover, and let the chili simmer for at least 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  5. Serve hot, garnished with your favorite toppings such as shredded cheese, sour cream, and chopped green onions.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 8 servings

Our Chili Cook-Off Winner recipe is a crowd-pleaser that will have everyone asking for seconds. It’s the perfect balance of flavors and spices, making it a standout dish in any chili competition. Try it for your next cook-off or family gathering, and taste the winning flavor for yourself!

Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 350, Fat: 14g, Carbohydrates: 35g, Protein: 23g

Whether you’re vying for the title of Chili Cook-Off Champion or simply enjoying a cozy meal at home, our Chili Cook-Off Winner recipe is a surefire way to impress your taste buds and those of your guests. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to savor this award-winning chili!

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