Wanda’s Best Beef Chili Recipe Ever

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Okay…this is the best beef chili I’ve EVER had.  Wanda (yes, really, her mother named her Wanda. And it’s not short for Wandaleen or Wandashellski) is a woman that loves to give her talents to others.  Meaning she gets such pleasure to give to others.  So this recipe comes with love!

She served this at a couple parties and to be honest, I think I went to a party just because I knew she was goign to be serving this amazing chili.  So make sure you pin this somewhere.

Ingredients:

  • 2 onions, chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • 3/4 lb beef sirloin, cubed
  • 1 (14 1/2 ounce) can diced tomatoes
  • 1 can dark beer
  • 1 cup strong coffee
  • 2 (6 ounce) cans tomato paste
  • 1 can beef broth
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 3 1/2 tablespoons chili sauce
  • 1 tablespoon cumin
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne
  • 1 teaspoon coriander
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 4 (15 ounce) cans kidney beans
  • 4 chili peppers, chopped

Directions:

  1. Heat oil.
  2. Cook onions, garlic and meat until brown.
  3. Add tomatoes, beer, coffee, tomato paste and beef broth.
  4. Add spices Stir in 2 cans of kidney beans and peppers.
  5. Reduce heat and simmer for 1 1/2 hours.
  6. Add 2 remaining cans of kidney beans and simmer for another 30 minutes.

DONE!!  Can you say HAPPY PEOPLE???  (yes that is a link to an article on how to be happy!)

Below are several links to things I love.  (This site is everything I love and have learned!)

The first is a link to make Jam.  Homemade jam.  Yes, that is an option in the world.  I had no idea.  I thought jam came from cans.  (Lordy!)  After that is a snake cake that tells you cakes don’t have to be just a square or a rectangle. Have fun and play.  The third link is a yummy recipe for my friend Karen’s Blue Martini.  Such a fun festive drink.  Total game changer for your guests to be holding blue martini.

Enjoy my friends!!

De-Stress Life? Create!! Make Jam At Home

Snake Barbie Kid Birthday Party Cake

 

Karen’s Electric Blue Martini’s!