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Mama’s Homemade Chili

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Mama’s Homemade Chili – The Perfect Comfort Food

Fall is my favorite time of year and with Fall comes delicious comfort foods! There is nothing like sitting down with the family at dinner time and having a heartwarming meal. This recipe for Mama’s Homemade Chili is sure to warm not only your hearts but also your bellies.

The best thing about this seasoning mix, other than the taste 😉 ) is that it doesn’t have any unnecessary ingredients unlike the packaged mixes. It’s also cheaper, too!


Homemade Chili Mix Homemade Chili Mix


I use not only green peppers but red peppers in my chili to make it colorful.

 Chili Ingredients


Chili Ingredients



Chili Ingredients

Once it starts simmering it lets off an aroma that fills the whole house.

Simmering Chili


 This chili tastes great with sour cream, cheese, or my husband’s favorite – peanut butter crackers!                               Homemade Chili


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Yield: 4

Mama's Homemade Chili

Mama's Homemade Chili
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes


Homemade Chili Seasoning Mix

Ingredients for Chili

  • 1 lb lean ground beef, drained
  • 1 16 oz can dark red kidney beans, drained
  • 1 14.5 oz can diced tomatoes, we use the green pepper, celery, and onion variety
  • 1 green pepper, diced
  • 1 red pepper, diced


  1. Make Homemade Chili Seasoning Mixture and set aside.
  2. Cook beef until no longer pink and drain.
  3. Add in diced peppers, tomatoes, and onions and stir.
  4. Mix in tomatoes and chili seasoning mix.
  5. Simmer on low for about an hour or until vegetables are the desired texture. Stir frequently to prevent sticking.


Mamas Homemade Chili
Serve with sour cream, cheese, or a side of peanut butter crackers. Enjoy!

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:

1 grams

Amount Per Serving: Unsaturated Fat: 0g

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elizabeth hurt

Friday 22nd of September 2017

Perfect for fall/winter seasons that are coming up on us fast! I love Chili! Thanks, bookmarking for later, looks so good!

This Mum At Home

Thursday 21st of September 2017

Oh this looks so yummy !


Thursday 21st of September 2017

Ok this looks delish and I’m making it this weekend! Thanks so much for sharing!!


Thursday 21st of September 2017

I love chili in the fall and am always looking for new recipes to try. Thanks for sharing. Definitely pinning to put it in my fall rotation!


Thursday 21st of September 2017

I’m not actually a chili fan, but this really looks good! I’d like to try!

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