1/4 cup of vegetable oil
2 onions, finely chopped
2 green bell peppers, chopped
1 celery stick, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
2-1/2 Lbs. ground beef
2 Lbs. pork sausage
2 (30 oz.) cans stewed tomatoes, drained and chopped. Keep liquid.
1 (12 oz.) Beer
7 Tbsp. chili powder
2 Tbsp. cumin
1-2 (39 oz.) cans of kidney beans
4 Tbsp. butter, melted
1 cup yellow cornmeal
3/4 cup all-purpose flour
2 Tbsp. sugar
1 Tbsp. plus 1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 can (8 oz) creamed corn
1 cup milk
1 egg, beaten
There really just isn't anything funny you could
say about this one.
First, sauté the vegetables in oil for about
ten minutes or until they look soft enough. Remove them and set
Slice up all the meat and drop them in two separate pans. One for
the sausage and one for the beef. Sprinkle with salt and pepper
and cook until brown.
Add vegetables, tomatoes, beer, chili powder, cumin,
and one can of beans to the pot. Simmer for about two hours.
Uncover and simmer about two more hours until chili
has thickened and meat is tender. Add second can of beans if the
chili seems too light.
Jerry can't take the pressure of chopping the onions,
so JL steps up to the bat.
Nothing like finding out your cans of stewed tomatoes
is actually pureed. As Jerry would say, it's all good!
With about an hour left in the cooking of the chili,
preheat the oven to 450 degrees. Pour two tablespoons of the melted
butter into a 9-inch pan and bake for five minutes until the pan
In a bowl whisk the cornmeal, flour, sugar, baking
powder, and salt. Pour in the creamed corn, milk, the other two
tablespoons of butter, and egg into the well. Stir until everything
is well mixed. Pour the mixture into the cake pan while it is still
Bake until golden brown. To test, insert a fork
into the center and check if it comes out clean. About 30 minutes.
Let stand 15 minutes.
It may be goo now, but soon it will be cornbread.
Delicious, delicious cornbread.
Dave is caught in the act. Don't let this happen
You'll want all the preferred garnishes. Sour cream,
grated cheese, Tabasco, and of course, Keta Salmon.
"Mansauce" is NOT a suggested topping.
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