13 Oct
Chili Recipe Made with Carroll Shelby's All Natural Chili Kit
I've been making chili without a recipe for years. It's never once tasted the same. It's actually quite frustrating. A few weeks ago I was feeling less than creativity and I needed a quick pot of chili so I went to the grocery store for a chili starter kit and necessary ingredients. To my surprise, I found this all-natural chili kit with a list of suggested ingredients. Win! I kind of cringe at the thought of using those store brand flavor packets so I was excited to find this product. Plus, the chili ended up being delicious! Win-Win!

Chili Recipe Ingredients

My Ingredients of Choice:

Carroll Shelby's Chili Kit
Organic Ground Beef
1 Can of Natural Organic Chili Beans
Fresh Creole Mix of Chopped Vegetables (onion, celery, red and green bell peppers, garlic)
Sea Salt
All-Natural Tomato Sauce
Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Chili Recipe with Chili Kit


1. Sauté chopped onion, celery, peppers, and garlic
2. Brown ground beef
3. Add Carroll Shelby's Chili Kit
4. Add tomato sauce
5. I bring my chili to slow boil and then turn down and simmer as long as I can.
6. Stir occasionally and season to taste
7. Serve with your favorite chili toppings

I'm more of a cornbread-with-my-chili kind of girl, but I was limited on time the day I made this batch.

Chili Cooking on the Stove

Side note, this Le Creuset french oven is one of my most favorite kitchen items ever made. I use this beautiful piece of cookware almost every single day. I have the 5 1/2 quart round in red and I think of the kind people that gifted it to us for our wedding each and every time. I hope one day I can tell my grandchildren, "I've been cooking in this very french oven for over 25 years."

Chili Recipe Made with Carroll Shelby's All Natural Chili Kit


I hope you are enjoying this beautiful Sunday afternoon. We are off to gather around the table with our family to celebrate the week gone and the beginning of another.

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  • Kristin Swenson

    Oh yes drooling…and I just had chili tonight…and last night. Ha!

  • darci

    This looks SO GOOD….. in fact, I might just have to make a special trip to the grocery store here shortly to round up the ingredients so we can have it for dinner!! {and it’s 87 degrees here, so my husband is going to think I’m crazy}!

  • Carroll

    That chili looks delicious! I love how wedding gifts remind us of those who gave them. :)