Beef Chili Recipes

Get your taste buds tingling with these recipes for beef chili, including chili con carne, steak chili, ground beef chili, taco chili, spicy chili, Tex-Mex chili and more.

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Chili con Carne

At chili suppers, this chili con carne recipe always disappears first! It's nice at home, too, since the longer it sits in the refrigerator, the better the taste seems to get. —Janie Turner, Tuttle, Oklahoma

Instant Pot Chili con Carne

2 reviews

Although multicookers can’t replace every tool in the kitchen, they sure are coming close. Chili con carne is one of...


Bonnie’s Chili

This chili is incredibly easy to make, and has a surprising depth of flavor for something that comes together in...


The Best Chili

3 reviews

My dad and father-in-law are the gurus in our chili-loving clan. But after my honeymoon to New Mexico, where I...


Smoky Peanut Butter Chili

3 reviews

I eliminated beans from my standard chili recipe and added peanut butter and peanuts just for fun. Wow, was it...

Chili Beef Noodle Skillet

7 reviews

A friend gave me this recipe. My husband likes the hearty blend of beef, onion and tomatoes. I like it...


Double-Duty Hearty Chili Without Beans

7 reviews

When it’s time to build my zesty chili, I combine everything the night before. In the morning, I load the...

Chili for a Crowd

8 reviews

This chili for a crowd was handed down to me by my aunt, who said she got it from a...


Four-Star Chili

1 review

This spicy chili features traditional ingredients like ground beef, green peppers and tomatoes, but carrots and white beans, make it...


Green Bean Chili

4 reviews

When folks hear this recipe's name, they're certainly skeptical. But after one taste, they're asking for the recipe! This chili...


Scalloped Potato Chili

Potatoes are a unique addition to ordinary chili. My mom used to serve this when I was growing up. My...

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Chili con Carne

20 reviews

At chili suppers, this chili con carne recipe always disappears first! It's nice at home, too, since the longer it...


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Slow-Cooked Chili

31 reviews

This hearty slow cooker chili can cook for up to 10 hours on low in the slow cooker. It's so...


Spicy Touchdown Chili

35 reviews

For me, football, cool weather and chili just seem to go together. Whether I’m cheering on the local team on...


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Beef and Lentil Chili

2 reviews

Lentils were one of the crops on my dad's farm when we were growing up, and they're the best-kept secret...


Game-Stopper Chili

1 review

This hearty chili with sausage, beef, beans and barley is perfect for the halftime food rush. People actually cheer when...

Slow-Cooked Chunky Chili

21 reviews

Pork sausage, ground beef and plenty of beans make this chili a marvelous meal. I keep serving-size containers of it...


Tex-Mex Chili

20 reviews

Need to satisfy big, hearty appetites? Look no further than this Tex-Mex recipe with beef stew meat, plenty...


Santa Fe Chili

44 reviews

This colorful and hearty chili is perfect for heartwarming, holiday get-togethers. My family has been enjoying it for years. —Laura...


Barbecued Beef Chili

10 reviews

Served with a hot loaf of bread and a side salad, this slow-cooker chili makes a hearty meal. The recipe...


One-Pot Chilighetti

14 reviews

Grab your stockpot for my meal-in-one chili and spaghetti. I’ve got a large family, and this hearty pasta takes care...


Contest-Winning Pepperoni Pizza Chili

41 reviews

Pizza and chili together—what could be better? Fill folks up at halftime when you set out bowls of this chili....


Carrie’s Cincinnati Chili

9 reviews

Every time we have a gathering or company, folks request this. My husband convinced me to enter it in a...


Spiced Apple Chili

8 reviews

Nothing says fall like chili and apples. I use smoked paprika to give this slightly sweet chili a smoky kick....

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Hearty Pumpkin Chili with Polenta

1 review

Feel free to make this healthy chili a day ahead. It reheats nicely, and the polenta stays good for a...


Spicy Chili

13 reviews

This spicy chili recipe is the culmination of several years' worth of experimenting to get just the right flavor. For...


Fully Loaded Chili

16 reviews

With lean ground beef, four types of beans and lots of seasonings and toppings, this chili is truly "fully loaded."...


Southwestern Three-Meat Chili

5 reviews

When Mom came to live with me several years ago, I told her it was now my turn to cook....


Sweet and Spicy Chili

1 review

This recipe for sweet and spicy chili is the result of much experimenting. I knew I had perfected it when...


Classic Chili

13 reviews

Mom's homemade chili recipe was the best! She knew just the right ingredients to put her 'stamp' on it. I...