Chili Recipe 20

Chili Recipe 20

Ingredients:

3 lbs of beef (lean); diced
1 qt or water
1/4 c of shortening (liquid)3 Tbsp of paprika
1 Tbsp of sugar
3 tsp of salt
1 tsp of marjoram
1 tsp of cumin (ground)
1 tsp of pepper (red)
5 cloves of garlic; finely chopped
8 pods of chili or 6 Tbsp of chili (powdered)

For the Thickening:
6 Tbsp of corn meal
1 c of water
3 Tbsp of flour

Instructions:

Cook meat in oil over a high flame. Constantly stir, ’til the meat turns gray (not brown) in color. Pour in with water then cover it, let it cook for about 1.5 hours over a low heat. Put in the rest of the ingredients except for the thickening then let it simmer for 30 minutes.

Combine the ingredients for the thickening then pour it in the chili mix, then cook it for 30 minutes, constantly stirring in order to keep it from sticking. (You may pour water for your desired consistency). If the meat’s fatty, skim the fat off prior to putting in the thickening.

If you want milder flavors, trim the red pepper and powdered chili into half and drop 2 Tbsps more of paprika. Good for one serving

Chili Recipe 20

Chili Con Carne Recipe 38

Chili Con Carne Recipe 38

Ingredients:

1 Tbsp of chili (powder form)
1 1/2 tsp of pepper
1/4 tsp of cumin; ground
1/4 tsp of sage; dried
1/4 tsp of oregano; dried
1 Tbsp of cornstarch OR 2 Tbsps of cornmeal
2 tsps of salt
3 c of sauce (tomato) OR 5 c of tomatoes; skins off, de-seed dice
2 tbsps of oil
1 small clove of garlic; minced
2 pcs of onions (large); diced
2 pcs of Laurel leaves
2 lbs of beef (lean); cut into bite size pieces
2 c of beans (pinto or red); dried

Instructions:

Soak beef and beans in ample amounts of tap water in a kitchen pot then bring both to boiling. Mix in onions, garlic then Laurel leaves then simmer over medium high heat ’till beans become tender. This would take about an hour or two.

In a large skillet, saute the tomatoes, cornstarch and add salt, seasonings and herbs. Mix well then simmer it for 5 minutes. Transfer tomato mixture to your bean mixture then simmer it for an hour more.

Good for eight persons.

Chili Con Carne Recipe 38

Chill Lee’s 4-K Chili Recipe

Chill Lee’s 4-K Chili Recipe

Ingredients:

5 lbs of chuck (ground)
1 pack of chili mix (Chill Lee’s)
4 Tbsp of chilies (New Mexican, red); ground
2 Tbsp of cumin
1 tsp of paprika
1 tsp of pepper (black); ground
1 tsp of flavor enhancer
1 tsp of salt
1 pc of jalapeno with seeds (canned)
1 pc of onion (large); chopped coarsely
4 cloves of garlic; finely chopped
Water
Can of beer

Ingredients:

Cook meat ’til it turns brown in color. Fry together the garlic, jalapeno as well as onion.

Mix the onion and meat with the salt, enhancer, pepper, paprika, chilies, cumin and beer; have it marinated for an hour. Then add the water and mix it well.

Now, cook meat for two hours, the least, or 3-4 hours for hand-cut meat. Hamburger meats are ready 20 minutes after browning.

When using jalapeno (fresh), take out seeds. It is also known that Chili Lee adds 15 ozs tomato (sauce) to the chili as well as substitute two Tbsps of New Mexican powdered chili instead of red ground chilies.

Chill Lee’s 4-K Chili Recipe