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Slow Cooker Texas Chili Recipe

This Slow Cooker Texas Chili may be a little different than you're used to! We've added beans and tomatoes for a filling and delicious soup. You can't go wrong with chili on a cold day!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs 15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American, Tex-Mex
Keyword: best chili, Slow Cooker Chili, Slow Cooker Texas Chili, texas chili
Servings: 7
Calories: 579kcal

Equipment

  • Slow Cooker

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 onion diced
  • 2 green bell peppers diced
  • 1 (4 ounce) can diced green chili peppers (drained)
  • 14 ounces beef broth
  • 1 (15 ounce) can pinto beans (drained and rinsed)
  • 1 (14 ounce) can diced tomatoes (do not drain)
  • 2 (8 ounce) cans tomato sauce
  • 1 (6 ounce) can tomato paste
  • 3 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 1 Tablespoon cumin
  • 2 Tablespoons chili powder
  • 1 Tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • dash red pepper flakes optional

Optional Toppings:

  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 3 green onions sliced
  • 1 (9.25 ounce) bag Frito corn chips

Instructions

  • In a large saucepan, brown ground beef and diced onion.
  • Drain the grease from the meat and add meat to slow cooker.
  • Pour remaining ingredients on top and cook on LOW for 4-6 hours or HIGH for 2-3 hours.
  • Serve with shredded cheese, sour cream, green onions, and a bag of Fritos corn chips - or any of your other favorite chili toppings.

Nutrition

Calories: 579kcal | Carbohydrates: 58g | Protein: 30g | Fat: 27g | Saturated Fat: 10g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 6g | Monounsaturated Fat: 8g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 74mg | Sodium: 1555mg | Potassium: 1382mg | Fiber: 12g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 1972IU | Vitamin C: 51mg | Calcium: 320mg | Iron: 7mg