1 lb. ground beef
1 medium chopped onion
1/2 green bell pepper, chopped
1 clove garlic, minced (or 1 tsp. garlic powder)
2 cups of Tasty Cooked Beans, drained, or 1 (15 oz.) can of kidney or pinto beans
1 (14.5 oz) can of diced tomatoes
1 (8 oz.) can tomato sauce
Chili Seasoning Mix (enough for 1 lb. meat) or 1 chili seasoning package
Cook ground beef with onion, bell pepper, and garlic. Drain grease. Pour into crockpot. Add remaining ingredients and mix well. Cover. Cook on low 8 hours or on high 4-5 hours.
This recipe makes 5 cups of chili, or approximately 4 servings.
Optional--you can also make this on the stovetop. After adding all the ingredients, simmer for at least 20 minutes.