The perfect meal for the cold days of winter? Chili, of course! There are hundreds of ways to make it and no one ever seems to agree on the same one. Whether you prefer your chili packed full of beef or with double the beans or none at all, it’s impossible to narrow down the “best” way to make chili. But I think we can all agree that there is no better way to warm up than with a bowl of hearty, flavorful chili. No matter what your tastes or the mood you are in, we’ve got six chili recipes that are all mouthwateringly delicious.
1. Black Bean and Lentil Chili
This recipe from Taste Love and Nourish mixes it up a little by skipping the meat and adding black beans and lentils! This meatless chili is so yummy that even meat lovers will have to agree that the lentils and black beans make a tasty replacement for ground beef or shredded chicken.
2. Ginger Honey Drunk Chili
Are you an adventurous eater who loves all sorts of foods with strong flavors? All Recipes shares a creation from George R. that may be perfect for you. This “drunk chili” is packed full of ginger and honey flavor, with a little bit of bite from dark beer, tequila and chili spices!
3. Spicy Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chili
Chili with sweet potatoes in it … sounds delicious, right? This recipe from Organize Yourself Skinny is full of protein, fiber and all sorts of yummy ingredients that will satisfy your hunger and keep you full.
4. Sassy Sweet & Spicy Chili
Our recipe for Sassy Sweet & Spicy Chili is simple but packed with a whole lot of flavor! And it’s so tasty, it’s guaranteed to please everyone at the dinner table.
5. A Honey of a Chili
Vegetarians of the world, this one is for you! This recipe from the National Honey Board is actually made with tofu instead of chicken or beef, and definitely isn’t lacking in flavor. Have no fear, though, beef or chicken can be easily substituted for the tofu if that’s what you prefer.
6. Sue Bee Honey Easy Chili
You have to love a recipe with easy in the name. Our chili creation only requires the simplest but most delicious of ingredients and won’t require you to walk down every aisle of the grocery store!