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Big John's Chili Diablo

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“It was hard to get this written down as I've never really measured anything in it, but at the urging of many I did the best I could.”
2hrs 15mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large high sided electric skillet (or large stew pot) combine beef and sausage and brown over med-high heat (sausage should be just crispy on the outside and beef should be nicely browned, not grey).
  2. Add onion when almost finished and cook until onions are tender.
  3. Combine all dry ingredients and spices in a small bowl and set aside.
  4. Add tomatoes and beans to skillet mixing well and bring to a slow boil.
  5. Add spice mix and stir well, continuing to boil.
  6. Add bacon, corn, peppers and remaining ingredients to chili and mix well.
  7. Reduce heat to low simmer and cover.
  8. Cook for 2 hrs, stirring occasionally.
  9. Finished chili should be thick.

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