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A Working Woman's Chili

Serves: 6 people

Recipe Ingredients

1 lb 454g / 16ozGround round beef
1 cup 146g / 5.1ozGreen pepper - diced
1/2 cup 55g / 1.9ozCelery - diced
1 cup 62g / 2.2ozOnion - chopped (medium)
1 cup 93g / 3.3ozClove garlic - minced (large)
1/2 cup 73g / 2.6ozBlack olives - (extra large), chopped
1   Kidney beans
1   Stewed tomatoes
2 tablespoons 30mlBrown sugar
1 tablespoon 15mlChili powder
1 tablespoon 15mlCumin
1   Chili pepper - minced
2 tablespoons 30mlOregano vinegar
1 cup 237mlWater

Recipe Instructions

1. Saute ground round beef in a little olive oil, drain, set aside. Saute bell peppers, diced celery, onion, garlic till tender. Add remaining ingredients, except the cup of water.

2. Let simmer for approximately 15 minutes, add water and continue to simmer another 15 minutes. (Can adjust amount of water to whatever consistency preferred.


The oregano vinegar is made by steeping fresh oregano in white vinegar for at least 10 days, longer is better.

Chili Pepper; From a can of Chiles Chipotles Adobados plus 1 tablespoon sauce.

The Beef Industry Council


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