Hearty Sausage Chili Recipe
Hearty Sausage Chili Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Next Recipe

Hearty Sausage Chili Recipe

Be the first to add a review
Publisher Photo
You'll have a stick-to-the-ribs bowl of chili in not time with this simple recipe. It's quick to prepare, but tastes like it's been simmering for hours! “This is great with corn bread,” says Jeannie Klugh of Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Cook: 25 min.
MAKES:3 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Cook: 25 min.
MAKES: 3 servings


  • 1/2 pound bulk Italian sausage
  • 1 small sweet yellow pepper, diced
  • 1 small sweet red pepper, diced
  • 1 teaspoon canola oil
  • 1 to 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 can (15 ounces) crushed tomatoes
  • 3/4 cup hot chili beans
  • 2 tablespoons chili sauce
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • Sour cream, optional

Nutritional Facts

1-1/3 cups: 256 calories, 10g fat (2g saturated fat), 45mg cholesterol, 1051mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 7g fiber), 18g protein.


  1. In a large saucepan, saute sausage and peppers in oil until meat is no longer pink. Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer. Drain.
  2. Stir in the tomatoes, beans, chili sauce, chili powder and cumin. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 20 minutes or until heated through. Serve with sour cream if desired. Yield: 4 cups.
Originally published as Hearty Sausage Chili in Cooking for 2 Fall 2008, p17

Reviews for Hearty Sausage Chili

5 Star
4 Star
3 Star
2 Star
1 Star
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Loading Image