Search thousands of recipes reviewed by home cooks like you.

Fantastic Black Bean Chili

Fantastic Black Bean Chili

  • Prep

    20 m
  • Cook

    1 h 15 m
  • Ready In

    1 h 35 m
Rebecca Slone

Rebecca Slone

I never knew what I was missing until my mother-in-law made this! Everyone begged her for the recipe. A nice and easy way to feed a crowd. Thanks to my mother-in-law this has become a favorite dish! Can be frozen very well and doubled for a larger crowd. Top with your favorite shredded cheese.

Save to Recipe Box

Ingredients {{adjustedServings}} servings

Serving size has been adjusted!

Original recipe yields 6 servings

Adjust

Nutrition

Amount per serving ({{servings}} total)

  • Calories:
  • 366 kcal
  • 18%
  • Fat:
  • 9.2 g
  • 14%
  • Carbs:
  • 44.1g
  • 14%
  • Protein:
  • 29.6 g
  • 59%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 56 mg
  • 19%
  • Sodium:
  • 969 mg
  • 39%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. Heat the oil in a large heavy pot over medium heat; cook onion and garlic until onions are translucent. Add turkey and cook, stirring, until meat is brown. Stir in beans, tomatoes, chili powder, oregano, basil and vinegar. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer 60 minutes or more, until flavors are well blended.
Rate recipe

Your rating

{{ratingWords}}
Cancel
Submit

Reviews

ALLIEKAT18
312

ALLIEKAT18

1/22/2003

This was delicious and EASY. I used 1.3 lbs of ground turkey. I, too, increased the crushed tomatoes to 28 oz., added 1/2 T. cumin and some jalepeno and chipotle peppers. I cooked the onion, garlic and turkey in a saute pan, then transferred the mixture to a crockpot (so I didn't have to tend to it) and added the other ingredients. It cooked on high for an hour and a half and was ready to eat.

OLLEROMG
281

OLLEROMG

7/12/2003

This recipe is a definte 5 stars!! I followed the other reviewers suggestions and used a 28 ounce can of tomatos,1.5 lbs of turkey and 1/2 a teaspoon of cumin. It was excellent but not spicy enough for my liking, so I added another 1/2 teaspoon of cumin and a tablespoon of crused red pepper. It was perfect!!! This is something I will make again and again!!

Mar Mar
255

Mar Mar

5/10/2007

This was the best new recipe I have tried in a long time. If you own a can opener you can make this dish. I read the other reviews and took what sounded good from those. I used 28 oz of tomatoes, 2 cans black beans, 1 can pinto beans with jalapenos, and 1 can of corn. I also added 1 tbl cumin and 1 tsp red pepper flakes. This mixture and amount of spice was perfect for us. My husband and I both LOVED this dish. He ranted for days about how good it was. I served it with sweet cornbread, and topped it with a little shredded cheese and sour cream .... YUMMMO!!

Similar recipes