Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Bean & Turkey Chili

Sticking with my monthly goals... I found and made another recipe in our crockpot last week.

It turned out delicious and TL loved it.  Accompanied with some corn bread, it made for a hearty dinner and lots of leftovers.

I found a few bean chili recipes online, then ended up creating my own, adding and taking away ingredients from the recipes I found.



Ingredients:
1 can kidney beans
1 can chick peas (which after 20 mins on the aisle at the store I figured out are aka: garbanzo beans)
1 can black beans
1 can tomato sauce
1 small can of chopped chilies
1 can of tomatoes
1 onion, diced
chili powder (I just stirred in as much as I thought would be good)
ground cumin (just a little)
ground turkey (cooked)

Instructions:
Add all of the ingredients into crock pot and cook for 6-8 hours.  I started out with the crock pot on low, then turned it to high for the last 2 hours.

We mixed ours with gluten free corn bread - I didn't make it from scratch (maybe someday)... I bought a box from Whole Foods and mixed the ingredients together.

I think I may keep the ball rolling and make something new this weekend!

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14 comments:

Carol {Everyday Delights} said...

Sounds easy, hearty and delicious!

Jodi said...

That sounds good and it seems pretty easy. I never use my crock pot and need to do it.

KRISTIN said...

ooooh, this sounds so yummy! and healthy! i may have to try this!

Jess Norden said...

Yum!!! I have to check out the gluten-free corn bread...giving up gluten is so hard! :)

Nicole Marie said...

i love everything that goes along with cornbread

Amber said...

Mmm, sounds yummy and perfect for the cold weather!

Jessica said...

I'm eating chili and cornbread right now! Crazy! This recipe looks delish!

Lori said...

I am always looking for ways to mix it up Tracy ~ this recipe looks yummy ~ will have to try it out. xo

Angie said...

Looks yummy! I love Chili but have never tried it with turkey. I always use ground beef!

Baby Mama said...

Sounds perfect for those cold nights!

All At Once said...

I am a big fan of chili! yum!!

Allison said...

Look at you keeping up with your goals! Big congrats, girl! :) This looks so good - I'm dying for a killer vegetarian chili recipe. If you end up making one, let me know! xox

Elle Sees said...

i just made white bean chili yesterday! just found your blog :)

Cass Notte said...

Thank you for the shout out! I love chili, so I'll have to give this lovely recipe a try!