Good Foods For Good Health Chili

Serves 12
Good Foods For Good Health
  • 1 tbsp. Kowalski's Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 yellow onion, chopped
  • 1 jalapeƱo pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, finely minced
  • 4 cups low-sodium beef broth
  • 28 oz. canned crushed tomatoes
  • 1 lb. extra-lean ground beef, cooked, finely crumbled and excess fat drained
  • 15.25 oz. can low-sodium kidney beans, rinsed and drained
  • 15 oz. can low-sodium black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 19 oz. can cannellini or Northern beans, rinsed and drained
  • 2 tbsp. chili powder, to taste
  • 1 tbsp. cocoa powder
  • 2 tsp. cumin
  • 1/2 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1 tsp. dried oregano
  • 1/2 tsp. coarse ground black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 2 tbsp. fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 1/4 cup freshly chopped cilantro

Heat oil in a large, deep pot over medium heat; add onions, peppers and garlic, cooking until soft and onions are translucent (6-9 min.). Add remaining ingredients except cilantro and lime juice. Bring to a boil; reduce heat to low. Simmer uncovered until beans are tender (about 20 min.). Stir in cilantro and lime juice; serve immediately.