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Sweet & Spicy Chili

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Sweet and Spicy Chili
2009-04-23 Main Dish
4.9 64

This spicy chili starts out sweet, then gets your attention. The surprise ingredient--grape jelly!

  • Servings: 6


2 Tbsp Olive Oil
2 Medium Onions, chopped
4 cloves Garlic, minced
1 lbs Lean Ground Beef
1× 14-16 oz can Kidney Beans
1× 14-16 oz can Black Beans
1× 14-16 oz can Pinto Beans
1 Tbsp Cumin
2 tsp Chili Powder
2 tsp Red Pepper Flakes
2 tsp Salt
1 tsp Black Pepper
½ cup Grape Jelly
1 tsp Oregano, dried and crushed
Jalapeno Slices
Sour Cream
Grated Cheddar


Over medium heat, cook onion and garlic until transluscent. Add ground beef and brown then drain. Add remaining ingredients and simmer 20-30 minutes. Put out bowls of garnishes for guests to select and serve with jalapeno cornbread.