Pete and Peps

"I have been making chili for over 40 years. I love when we get the first cold snap (although I cook year round) and I make a huge pot and feed my friends."

Prep Time

30 mins

Cook Time

3-4 hrs

Paired With

Main Protein



hamburger 2 lbs, 1, 1, 2 cans, 1 can, 1 can, 1 package, to taste, to taste, to taste, to taste, 3-4 can
chopped onion
chopped bell pepper
petite diced tomatoes
chili style tomatoes
rotel tomatoes
chili seasoning
salt and pepper
garlic powder
chili powder
chili or light red kidney beans


Cook hamburger, onion and bell pepper, add in all tomatoes and add all seasonings. Bring to boil and then simmer. Taste and see if you need to add more of spices. Rinse 3-4 cans of chili or light red kidney beans. Add and cook on low, continuing to taste and adjust ingredients to your liking. My family prefers the beans to cook about 3 hours especially if using kidneys