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How to make chili with chocolate chips in it

Make Chili With Chocolate Chips in It

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INGREDIENTS
Dice tomatoes and put in crock pot.

Dice tomatoes and put in crock pot.

Mince 3 garlic cloves. Add.

Mince 3 garlic cloves. Add.

Slice onion, then slice round in half. Pull out the half slices of onion. Add.

Slice onion, then slice round in half. Pull out the half slices of onion. Add.

Chop 3 celery stalks. Add.

Chop 3 celery stalks. Add.

It should look something like this by now.

It should look something like this by now.

Add 1 lb ground beef. Any will do, I suppose, but I always use 96%/4% extra lean ground beef.

Add 1 lb ground beef. Any will do, I suppose, but I always use 96%/4% extra lean ground beef.

Add tomato paste. I'm sure any brand is fine, but since I splurged on the meat because of its quality, I go generic on pretty much all other ingredients.

Add tomato paste. I'm sure any brand is fine, but since I splurged on the meat because of its quality, I go generic on pretty much all other ingredients.

Fill paste can half full of water. Add this to the pot.

Fill paste can half full of water. Add this to the pot.

I know it sounds crazy, but add 1/4 cup of chocolate chips. They take the bitterness away from the chili.

I know it sounds crazy, but add 1/4 cup of chocolate chips. They take the bitterness away from the chili.

Appetizing...haha :)

Appetizing...haha :)

Now for the spices: I put certain measurements on the recipe, but to be honest, I just kind of pinched and poured here and there. Just make sure cumin is dominant and go light on the cinnamon. Stir.

Now for the spices: I put certain measurements on the recipe, but to be honest, I just kind of pinched and poured here and there. Just make sure cumin is dominant and go light on the cinnamon. Stir.

Cook, covered, on high for 2 hours.

Cook, covered, on high for 2 hours.

Add in whole can of the chili beans. I think unseasoned kidney beans would also do the trick.

Add in whole can of the chili beans. I think unseasoned kidney beans would also do the trick.

Stir and continue cooking on high for another 15 minutes.

Grate some cheese and add some oyster crackers for taste! Such a delightfully wonderful fall dinner!

Grate some cheese and add some oyster crackers for taste! Such a delightfully wonderful fall dinner!

  • 1.0lb ground beef
  • 12.0oz (1 can) tomato paste
  • 3.0 Roma tomatos
  • 1/2 Yellow sweet onion
  • 3.0 Garlic cloves
  • 3.0 Celery stalks
  • 3.0tsp Cumin
  • 1/2tsp Cinnamon
  • 1.0tsp Paprika
  • 2.0tsp Thyme
  • 1.0tsp Garlic pepper
  • 2.0Tbsp Crushed Red pepper
  • 1/4c Chocolate chips
  • 1/2c Water
  • Cheese and oyster crackers to taste (optional)