Spicy Chocolate Chili Delight

"Introducing our Spicy Chocolate Chili Delight! This unique chili recipe combines savory flavors with a hint of sweetness from dark chocolate, creating a rich and indulgent dish that will tantalize your taste buds. Packed with hearty ingredients like ground beef, beans, and aromatic spices, this chili is perfect for warming up on chilly nights or impressing guests at your next gathering. Get ready to elevate your chili game with this delicious and unforgettable recipe!"

Prep Time

20 minutes

Cook Time

1 hour 30 minutes

Paired With

Main Protein

Beef

Ingredients

IngredientQuantity
1 pound ground beef 1 onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 red bell pepper, diced 1 green bell pepper, diced 1 can (15 oz) black beans, drained and rinsed 1 can (15 oz) kidney beans, drained and rinsed 1 can (15 oz) diced tomatoes 1 can (6 oz) tomato paste 2 cups beef broth 2 tablespoons chili powder 1 tablespoon ground cumin 1 tablespoon smoked paprika 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper (adjust to taste) 2 ounces dark chocolate, chopped Salt and black pepper to taste Optional toppings: shredded cheddar cheese, sour cream, sliced green onions, chopped cilantro See below

Directions

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 red bell pepper, diced
  • 1 green bell pepper, diced
  • 1 can (15 oz) black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 can (15 oz) kidney beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 can (15 oz) diced tomatoes
  • 1 can (6 oz) tomato paste
  • 2 cups beef broth
  • 2 tablespoons chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 tablespoon smoked paprika
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper (adjust to taste)
  • 2 ounces dark chocolate, chopped
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
  • Optional toppings: shredded cheddar cheese, sour cream, sliced green onions, chopped cilantro