Simple and Easy Chili Recipe
Recipe type: Chili
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This simple chili is great as a topping or by itself.
  • 2 lbs ground hamburger
  • ½ cup diced onion (optional)
  • 1 can chili-ready tomatoes
  • 1 small can tomato paste
  • 2 cans chili beans
  • 5 Tbsp homemade chili seasoning (or 2 packages premade seasoning)
  • Cheese, crackers, scallions, or other toppings and sides
  1. Brown hamburger and onions in a large pan on the stove. Drain.
  2. Add chili ready tomatoes and 2 cans of water. Simmer 30-45 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Add remaining ingredients, and let simmer for 30 - 60 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Serve hot with sides and toppings, as desired.
Recipe by Old Fashioned Families at