Paleo Chili

paleo chili
Beans are synonymous with good chili, but beans are a big no-no if you’re doing paleo. So how does one create a paleo chili dish? Simply leave the beans out of the recipe, of course! This delicious paleo chili recipe compensates for the lack of beans with lots of ground beef (grass-fed is ideal), and a healthy serving of garlic and spices. Even without beans, the end result is a pretty darn good chili. Feel free to substitute ground chicken or turkey for the beef if you’d like.

Prep Time
10 Minutes

Cook Time
120 Minutes

Yield
1 pot

Difficulty Level
Easy (Beginner)

Ingredients
2 lbs. grass fed ground beef
2 medium onions (chopped)
2 medium colored bell peppers (chopped)
4 cloves of garlic (minced)
28 oz. tomato puree (canned)
14 oz. tomato sauce (canned)
3 tbsp. chili powder
2 tbsp. ground cumin
1 tbsp. oregano
1 tsp. onion powder
1 tsp. garlic powder
1 tsp .cinnamon
1 tsp. nutmeg
1 tsp. salt + pinch
1 tsp. pepper + pinch
1 tsp. coconut oil
1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper (omit if a milder chili is desired)
1 1/2 cups. organic beef broth

Instructions
1. Add coconut oil into a dutch-oven/large soup pot and set stove to medium-high heat.
2. Sauté the onions and bell peppers and add a pinch of salt and pepper. Cook for around 5 minutes.
3. Add the beef + garlic and cook until the meat is thoroughly browned.
4. Add the broth, tomato sauce, tomato pureé, and bring to a boil.
5. Reduce heat to a simmer for about 1.5-2 hours.
6. Serve and enjoy!

Servings : 6
Ready in : 130
Course : Main Course
Recipe Type : Dinner, Lunch, Paleo Recipes

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