This is my most favorite thing to make in the winter. It is savory and delicious and surprisingly healthy.
One package of ground chicken
2 cans of great northern beans
1 can of black beans
2 cans of Rotel
2 cups of chicken broth
1 yellow onion, chopped
2 tbsp of fresh cilantro
*optional- I add 3 tbsp of a Mexican beer if I have one handy.
Chili seasoning mix
1/2 tbsp of salt
1 tsp of pepper
1/2 tsp of cumin
1/2 tsp of corriander
1/4 tsp of cayenne pepper
1/2 tsp of chili powder
1/2 tsp of garlic powder
*mix all ingredients in a bowl and set aside*
1. Sauté onion in 1 tbsp of olive oil in a large pot until translucent.
2.Turn heat to medium and add ground chicken. Season with salt and pepper. Drain once done (about 12 minutes)
3. Dump chicken back into the pot and add the chicken broth, beans (please wash black beans prior to adding to mixture), Rotel and seasoning mix. Bring to a boil.
4. Turn heat down to medium low and add the beer, if using, juice of half the lime and the fresh cilantro.
I allow it to simmer for about 15 minutes before serving. You can simmer longer if time permits.
Add your favorite chili fixins. I do avocado, tortilla chips, shredded cheese and sour cream.