Rick's Firehouse Chorizo Chili Recipe

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This award winning chili provides lots of flavor, spice and heat, but can be easily made to be served for tastes from mild to fiery.
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  • 24 ounces Ground chorizo or other spiced pork
  • 2 jalapeno peppers, chopped
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, diced
  • 15 ounces black beans, drained and crushed
  • 11 ounces corn, drained - canned or frozen
  • 30 ounces tomatoes, crushed
  • 15 ounces tomato sauce
  • 1 teaspoon ground oregano
  • 2 tablespoons chile powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 2 tablespoons hot chile sauce or Asian hot sauce
  • 2 teaspoons salt or to taste
Container:Stockpot or slow cooker
30 mins
2 hrs
3 hrs
  • Chop white onion into small cubes
  • Remove seeds and membranes from peppers.
  • Place meat in saute pan or similar on stovetop burner. Brown meat on medium heat setting for 5 to 7 minutes. Drain excess grease from meat.
  • Add onions, garlic, and jalepeno peppers and continue browning. Cook for another 5 minutes or until vegetables are soft.
  • Combine all ingredients in slow cooker or stockpot for cooking.
  • Cook for 4 hours on low in slow cooker or cook for 1 1/2 to 2 hours on medium to medium low heat on stovetop burner.
  • Note: the chili may be somewhat spicy with the jalapeno peppers so alter accordingly for heat intensity preferences.
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Rick's Firehouse Chorizo Chili Recipe Reviews

ricks firehouse chorizo chili

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"Never made this before and will never make it again. Awful"
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"This recipe won me a chili cookoff at work. It's creep up on you spicy and Chorizo is always delicious. Highly recommended!"
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"A great variation to an old classic! My boyfriend is a basic meat & potato kind of guy, he loved this recipe! I added a tablespoon of tomato paste to give it a sweet and spicy flavor! Yummy! Will definately add this to my favorites."
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"This recipe has become my go-to recipe for chili. Everyone who has tried it has loved it and I've been asked more than once for this recipe. Try it and you'll definitely have fans! I would also recommend not draining too much of the grease prior to putting in the onions, garlic, and peppers as the oil in the chorizo imparts a great flavor. This oil can even be put in with the rest of the ingrediants to impart more flavor and then later skimmed if desired. If you are a chili fan, this is a must-try!"
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