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    24 Hearty Chili Recipes That Are Perfect For Cold Weather

    Spice up your life. Or your winter, at least.


    1. Smoky Black Bean Chili

    Done in 30 minutes. Get the recipe.

    2. Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Chili

    If you ask me, ALL bowls of chili should be topped with a shining beacon of cornbread. Get the recipe.

    3. Three Bean Chili

    4. Turkey Mac 'n' Cheese Chili

    Because you should never have to decide between mac 'n' cheese OR chili. Get the recipe.

    5. Slow-Simmered Texas Chili

    Not a bean in sight. Get the recipe.

    6. 5-Ingredient White Chicken Chili

    7. Vegetarian Beer Chili

    This version uses good ol' Shiner Bock, but any lager works. Get the recipe.

    8. Smoked Sausage Chili

    For hearty times. Get the recipe.

    9. Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Chili

    10. Farro & Quinoa Sriracha Chili

    I too prefer my quinoa drenched in Sriracha. Get the recipe.

    11. Hawaiian Chili

    Chili powder for heat, pineapple for sweet. Get the recipe.

    12. Vegetarian White Chili with Quinoa and Roasted Poblanos

    13. Lamb, Butternut Squash & White Bean Chili

    Winter is coming, and therefore, we eat lamb. Get the recipe.

    14. Smoky Lentil & Black Bean Chili

    Chili tends to freeze well, so feel free to double the recipe and save leftovers for later. Get the recipe.

    15. Cincinnati Chili

    You do you, Cincinnati. You do you. Get the recipe.

    16. Crock Pot Mexican Beer Chili

    Step 1) Let everything simmer all day in the Crock Pot.

    Step 2) Bask in the glory of a dinner that basically made itself.

    Get the recipe.

    17. Barbecue Chili

    18. Crock Pot Jalapeño Popper Chili

    Or, alternatively, your new favorite party dip. Get the recipe.

    19. Ultimate Vegan Chili

    Packed with mushrooms and chipotle peppers. Get the recipe.

    20. Crock Pot Pulled Pork Chili

    Super flavorful thanks to a base of seasoned pork shoulder — which cooks in the Crock Pot for several hours before you toss everything else in. Get the recipe.

    21. Pumpkin Chili with Guinness

    When in doubt, stout. Get the recipe.

    22. Beer-Braised Short Rib Chili

    23. Spiced Chili with Ground Beef and Red Peppers

    24. Spiked Jalapeño, Lime and Black Bean Chili

    The secret ingredient for an extra kick? Tequila. Get the recipe.