2. What Are the Ingredients?

There are some basic ingredients that every good chili needs:

  • Beef, generally beef brisket cut into big chunks, but stew beef works as well
  • Olive oil
  • Flour
  • Chili peppers
  • Chili powder
  • Jalapeño peppers
  • Spices including garlic, cumin, salt, and pepper
  • Onions
  • Bell pepper
  • Tomato sauce
  • Beef stock

Gather all your supplies and a crockpot or big soup pot and get ready to make chili!

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