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Spicy Touchdown Chili

 Spicy Touchdown Chili
For me, football, cool weather and chili just seem to go together. Whether it’s cheering on the local team on a Friday night or enjoying a Saturday afternoon of Oklahoma Sooner football with some friends, this chili is sure to score big. —Chris Neal, Quapaw, Oklahoma
12 ServingsPrep: 30 min. Cook: 4 hours

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 pound Jimmy Dean® Premium Pork Sausage Roll
  • 2 cans (16 ounces each) kidney beans, rinsed and drained
  • 2 cans (15 ounces each) pinto beans, rinsed and drained
  • 2 cans (10 ounces each) diced tomatoes with mild green chilies, undrained
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes with onions, undrained
  • 1 can (12 ounces) beer
  • 6 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup chili powder
  • 1/4 cup chopped pickled jalapeno slices
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 3/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper

Directions

  • In a large skillet, cook beef over medium heat 6-8 minutes or until
  • no longer pink, breaking into crumbles; drain. Transfer to a 6-qt.
  • slow cooker. Repeat with sausage.
  • Stir in remaining ingredients. Cook, covered, on low 4-5 hours.
  • Yield: 12 servings (3 quarts).

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Nutritional Facts: 1 cup equals 346 calories, 14 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 41 mg cholesterol, 824 mg sodium, 33 g carbohydrate, 9 g fiber, 20 g protein.