15 Minute Suppers - Homemade Beef & Bean Chili

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15 Minute Suppers - Homemade Beef & Bean Chili


As part of the 15 Minute Suppers feature, we are bringing you my quick and easy homemade beef & bean chili!  It is getting really cold here very fast and meals like this are coming back to our dinner table.  This chili recipe is thick, hearty and full of protein with a little spice.  Everything you need to keep you warm on those cold nights.  This recipe provides a "simmered all day"  taste in as little as 15 minutes.  Try it out and let us know what you think!


15 Minute Suppers - Homemade Beef & Bean Chili

15 Minute Suppers - Homemade Beef & Bean Chili


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 can of diced tomatoes with green chiles - do not drain
  • 1 can of chili beans, in the seasoning sauce
  • Tip-
  • to add flavor where ever you can
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes, optional
  • 1 Packet of Chili seasoning OR use the following -
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder, onion powder, ground cumin, paprika
  • 2 tablespoons of chili powder
  • 1 cup of shredded sharp cheddar, optional
  • Serves 4, if you want a larger batch use 2lbs of ground beef and 2 cans of each above


  1. In a small pot brown the ground beef, breaking it up while it cooks , drain.
  2. Add the chili packet (or seasonings) with 1 cup of water , mix well
  3. Add the can of chiles and the can of beans, mix well
  4. Bring to a boil, quickly reduce the heat to medium low and simmer for a few minutes.
  5. Spoon into bowls, top with shredded cheese , enjoy !

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4 thoughts on “15 Minute Suppers - Homemade Beef & Bean Chili”

  1. I love chili...we have it about once a week in the winter. Love that your version is super duper fast!

  2. Yummy! I cant wait to try this. I love Chili and I love new recipes! Thanks!!

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