Ultimate Crockpot ChiliJune 7, 2009 | Email This Post Print This Post Post a Comment
1 pound lean ground beef
3 (15 ounce) cans dark red kidney beans
3 (14.5 ounce) cans Mexican-style stewed tomatoes
2 stalks celery, chopped
1 red bell pepper, chopped
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
2 tablespoons chili powder
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon dried basil
1 dash Worcestershire sauce
1/2 cup red wine
In a large skillet over medium-high heat, cook ground beef until evenly browned. Drain off grease and season to taste with salt and pepper.
In a slow cooker, combine the cooked beef, kidney beans, tomatoes, celery, red bell pepper, and red wine vinegar. Season with chili powder, cumin, parsley, basil and Worcestershire sauce. Stir to distribute ingredients evenly.
Cook on HIGH for 6 hours or on LOW for 8 hours. Pour in the wine during the last 2 hours.
Makes 6 servings.