This easy Taco Chili is a blend of your favorite Mexican dish and that hearty chili you love. It's full of ground beef, corn, fire roasted chiles and loads of flavor!
2PoundsGround Beef(or Ground Turkey)
1Can(15 oz.) Black Beans
1 Can(15 oz.) Kidney Beans
2Cans(15 oz. each) Fire Roasted Diced Tomatoes
3Roasted Pasilla Peppers, peeled and diced
1Can (8 oz.) Tomato Sauce
1/2Red Onion, diced
1EnvelopeRanch Dressing Seasoning (not the liquid dressing)
1 EnvelopeTaco Seasoning
1CanDiced Tomatoes with Diced Green Chiles
Salt, to taste
In a large skillet, cook and crumble the ground beef using a meat chopper over medium-high heat until no longer pink, 8-10 minutes, drain any grease.
Rinse and drain all beans, corn and hominy. Add the browned beef to a stockpot, along with 3/4 canned tomatoes, and half the roasted pasilla peppers, tomato sauce, onion, the dressing and seasoning mixes and salt.
Puree remaining pasilla peppers and remaining 1/4 can diced tomatoes in a covered blender until smooth; stir into beef mixture
Cook, covered, on low until flavors are blended, 3-6 hours. Serve with toppings as desired.
Storage: Chili should be kept in an airtight container in the refrigerator. It will keep for 3-4 days.Instant pot instructions: Follow all the instructions for cooking the chili using the stove top method except the ground beef (or turkey) can be sauteed in the Instant Pot if you would like. Once all the ingredients are added to the Instant Pot, lock the lid and select the "chili" setting (manual setting can be used too) and cook on high for 18-20 minutes. Allow pressure to release for 10-15 minutes or quick release with the vent. Serve with your favorite toppings!Slow Cooker instructions: Again, follow all the same instructions as the stove top method. Brown the meat on the stove top, add all the ingredients to the slow cooker, and cook on low for 4-6 hours.
Amount Per Serving (1 bowl)
Calories 330Calories from Fat 171
% Daily Value*
Saturated Fat 7g44%
Vitamin A 1040IU21%
Vitamin C 13mg16%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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