Hotter Than Hades Chipotle Chili Recipe

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This easy one-pot Chipotle Chili is easy to make, and exactly what you need after a chilly day. (That’s a pun, folks!) Wonderful vegetarian chili.

This one-pot chili simmers for 25 minutes, filling the air with a tummy-tempting, soul-satisfying aroma. Wholesome and hearty, it’s exactly what you yearn for at the end of a winter’s day.

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Hotter Than Hades Chipotle Chili

  • 3 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 medium yellow onion, chopped
  • ½ tsp sea salt, divided
  • ¼ tsp pepper, divided
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 red bell pepper, chopped
  • 14 oz diced fire-roasted tomatoes
  • 14 oz red beans, drained and rinsed
  • 14 oz pinto beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 c vegetable broth
  • 7 oz chipotles in adobo sauce
  • 30 oz sweet corn with liquid
  • 2 limes, juiced
  • guacamole (optional)
  • sour cream (optional)
  • jalapeno slices (optional)
  • cilantro (optional)
  1. In large dutch oven, heat oil over medium heat. Add onion, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1/8 teaspoon pepper. Stir and cook 5 minutes until onion is translucent. Add garlic and red pepper. Stir and cook 8 minutes until soft.
  2. Add tomatoes, red beans, pinto beans, broth, chipotles in adobo sauce, corn, remaining salt and remaining pepper. Simmer 25 minutes, stirring occasionally, until chili has thickened.
  3. Squeeze lime juice into pot; stir. Serve with guacamole, sour cream, jalapeno slices and cilantro, if desired.

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