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Texas-Style Beef Chili (Gluten-Free Friendly)

texas-style chili

Oh, Texas. I’m so sorry I didn’t buy into your bean- and tomato-free chili game sooner. You know what you’re doing, and it’s just the thing we could use to take the edge off a blustery evening. I guess that’s to be expected when five types of peppers are involved, but please don’t let that number scare away any spice-averse folks — the heat level is easily customizable.

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Chile Colorado

Chile Colorado

If you’re a fan of braised meats and Mexican food you’re probably already familiar with chile colorado, but did you know that it’s super easy to make at home? This homemade version was partly inspired by my distaste for the occasional plate of rubbery, under-braised meat I was served in restaurants. (Let’s just say I do not frequent these tough-meat-serving establishments any more. Much better, yet similarly priced, options are out there — Nopalito, Copita and Tacolicious, to name a few . . . and let’s not forget your own kitchen!)

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