Mama-san Carol's Black Bean And Chicken Chili

Filed under: Dinner, Main Dish, Meat - Chicken.

Mama San Carol has been feeding the masses of her family for generations, mistress of eternal happiness among her grandchildren for the savory recipes she's served over decades. She graciously bequeathed the tasty recipe to us to pass along to others.

2 tablespoons olive oil
1 large red onion
2 large chicken breast (organic, if possible) cut into half-inch pieces
2 tablespoons chili powder
4 cloves garlic, minced
2 cans (15-ounces) organic black beans, rinsed and drained
2 cans (15-ounces) organic diced tomatoes
1 can (15-ounces) hot chili beans (organic if you can find 'em)
1 can (8-ounces) organic tomato sauce
1 and a half cups organic frozen corn
1 large green pepper, diced
3-quarter cup loosely packed cilantro, chopped

In a large pot, (8 quarts) heat oil over medium flame, add the onion; cook until tender. Add the chicken pieces, chili powder and garlic; cook, stirring until chicken is slightly brown.
Stir in black beans, tomatoes, chili beans, and tomato sauce. Heat to simmer, cover, and cook about 20 minutes.
Add the corn, bell pepper, and cilantro; cook until heated through and vegetables are tender/crisp.

Recipe Summary:
Yield: tasty soup
Prep Time: 15 min
Cook Time: 20 min

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Recipe Provided By:
Sherwood Forest B&B
Douglas, MI

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