Stew Turned into Chili
A big pot of this versatile blend from Don Trumbly of Paola, Kansas can be enjoyed two ways. As is, it's a satisfying stew brimming with tender chunks of beef, tomato and two kinds of beans. Or add picante sauce and chili powder to create a zippy chili.
Total TimePrep: 20 min. Cook: 1-3/4 hours
Makes4 batches of stew (16 cups total)