Western Style Chili, Irish Coffee and the Exorcist
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|Lounge Chow:Western Style Chili|
teaspoons ground black pepper
2 teaspoons cayenne
2 teaspoons ground cumin
2 teaspoons garlic powder
2 teaspoons onion powder
2 teaspoons dried oregano
2 teaspoons dried thyme
2 teaspoons Hungarian smoked paprika
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground coriander
1/2 Tablespoon Salt
2 tablespoons oil
2 lb. lean beef cut into 1/2 inch cubes
1 red bell pepper diced
1/2 green red pepper diced
1 pablano pepper diced
2 med. onions diced
2 Tablespoons flour
2 cups of beef stock
2 One lb. cans of red beans
2 bay leaves
Mix first 12 ingredients in a bowl.
Heat the oil in a pan large enough to hold everything, a five quart pot might do the trick.
Just as oil starts to smoke add the meat and 4 tablespoons or so of the seasoning you mixed earlier. Stir frequently until meat begins to brown. About 4 minutes.
Add the red, green and pablano peppers along with the onion. Stir every couple of minutes, for 8 or 9 minutes, scrapping the bottom and sides as necessary.
Add the flour and a cup of the beef stock and stir vigorously.
Add the beans, juice and all. The rest of the stock and the bay leaves. Simmer until it is the consistency of chili.
Serve with chopped onion, a splash of Tabasco and a cool beer.
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