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Sweet Potato Chili Recipe

Lil' Luna
Hearty and filling sweet potato chili is a delicious take on a classic chili recipe, especially if you're a fan of sweet potatoes!
5 from 15 votes
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 4 hrs
Total Time 4 hrs 20 mins
Course Soup
Cuisine American
Servings 6
Calories 298 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 2 sweet potatoes peeled and cubed
  • 2 (14.5 oz) cans diced stewed tomatoes with chili seasonings
  • 1 (8 oz) can tomato sauce
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • dash of cinnamon
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 pinch pepper
  • 1 pinch garlic powder
  • 1 pinch onion powder
  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 (12oz) can black beans drained and rinsed
  • 1 can corn drained

Instructions
 

  • Peel and cube sweet potatoes. Place in a microwaveable bowl with ½ cup water and cook for 4 minutes.
  • Place sweet potatoes, tomatoes, tomato sauce, water, and all seasonings in a slow cooker on high for 2 hours, stirring occasionally.
  • Brown beef in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Drain and discard any excess grease.
  • Add cooked ground beef, black beans, and corn to the slow cooker. Cook an additional 1-2 hours, until flavors have blended together. Serve warm. 

Notes

TRIED & TRUE FINDINGS:
  • DIFFICULTY: easy
  • HOW MANY DOES IT FEED: 8
  • ANY CHANGES MADE:  no onion, celery, cayenne pepper, or turkey, used less chili powder and cinnamon. Added corn and more ground beef.
  • ANY SUGGESTIONS FOR NEXT TIME: none

Nutrition

Calories: 298kcalCarbohydrates: 23gProtein: 16gFat: 16gSaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 53mgSodium: 91mgPotassium: 513mgFiber: 3gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 6460IUVitamin C: 4.8mgCalcium: 32mgIron: 2.3mg
Keyword Sweet Potato Chili
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