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Hearty Meat-less Chili?

Hearty Meat-less Chili

We have been experimenting with our slow cooker that we received for our wedding. We’ve made a few stews and a yummy Cuban Pork dish so far, but we are still constantly searching for more “Fix-It and Forget About It” dishes. So when we went to a birthday party a couple weeks ago and our friend Leslie whipped up this amazing and healthy chili, I was instantly inspired! Her chili was so meaty you could stand a fork in it and it was such a great hearty meal it would satisfy any craving.

I set out to find a chili recipe that would be hearty, healthy, and versatile and that I could make in our All-Clad slow cooker. By versatile, I mean I wanted the recipe to not only be meaty when I used a ground beef, sausage, or steak, but I wanted it to be delicious even as a vegetarian dish. Continue reading