Firehouse Chili for Sample Sunday Cookoff

In the new novel, BURN OUT, Lt. Samantha Collins makes Firehouse Chili for all the guys on her crew. Make a batch of her yummy chili and curl up with BURN OUT for an awesome read! Available April 5th on Kindle, Nook, and other eReaders.

FIREHOUSE CHILI

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 1/2 lbs ground beef  (may substitute ground turkey)
  • 1 large onions, chopped
  • 1 fresh garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground oregano
  • 2 tablespoons chili powder
  • 2 (8 ounce) cans Ro-Tel tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 (8 ounce) cans tomato sauce
  • 2 (16 ounce) cans dark red kidney beans, undrained
  • 5 1/2 ounces tomato juice

Directions

1. Heat oil in a large pot. Brown together ground beef, onion and garlic; drain well.

2. Add all the spices along with the Ro-tel tomatoes, tomato sauce, kidney beans and tomato juice. Mix well and bring to a boil.

3. Simmer 1/2 hour uncovered and 1-1/2 hours covered. (If too thick you can add additional tomato juice or water).

Suggested toppings: jalapeno slices, shredded cheddar cheese, sour cream. Serve with cornbread or saltine crackers.

Read an excerpt below from BURN OUT. Here are some links to other recipes and stories from author friends!

http://www.jacodypress.blogspot.com/

http://www.lindasprather.wordpress.com/

.http://www.sibelhodge.com/my-blog.php “Discover the recipe for a Chocolate Orgasm!”

http://melcomley.blogspot.com/p/sample-sunday-highlighting-other.html

http://fouryearsfromhome.blogspot.com/ “Recipe for Disaster – Tom Ryan cookies”

http://kristina-jackson.blogspot.com/2011/03/paralytic-pavlova-sample-sunday-cook.html

http://bettysbloggingplace.blogspot.com/p/march-27th-samplesunday-mine-alone-with.html 

http://notasadvertised.blogspot.com/2011/03/romantic-recipe-for-spring-evening.html – Romantic recipe for Asparagus, Watercress and Pan roasted tomato risotto

http://sarahbarnard.co.uk/blog/

 Kate’s Soup http://ow.ly/4n1Zq An excerpt and a recipe! 

http://vmaarten.blogspot.com/2011/03/sample-sunday-sweep-him-off-his-feet.html

MAGIC MUSHROOMS – KILLER OMELETTE « mirabooks http://bit.ly/gH2Vew

EASTERN PROMISE – BAKLAVA « mirabooks http://bit.ly/e782iQ

See what Penelope cooks for her captor http://ow.ly/4mGXS @betcar1

Discover the recipe for a Chocolate Orgasm in the novel Fourteen Days Later! http://j.mp/eInu3u #food #kindle

#samplesundaycookoff Come join in the fun showcasing authors and #recipes that you’ll love http://bit.ly/fq7qZZ 

http://bit.ly/hQTQq7 #samplesundaycookoff #recipes Death by Choclate and the first Chapter of my #thriller.

http://bit.ly/elLVfj by @FaithMortimer

 Asparagus, Watercress and Pan Roasted Cherry Tomato Risotto http://tinyurl.com/639wj3k 

find out what J’s new addiction is: lobster dip by @theapatra http://wp.me/p19omh-82

 Recipe for disaster Tom Ryan makes cookies! @larryenright http://bit.ly/hW0Wmw

 Why does Grace decide to cook Paralytic Pavlova, on her daughters first birthday #recipe http://ow.ly/4mVYW

Because you need something sweet when reading a thriller. http://on.fb.me/h6xxjZ

 Sweep Him Off His Feet Berries and Brownie Sundae – from The Gift of Joy – #kindle #BookLook #recipe http://ow.ly/4n3Y5 RT

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About Traci Hohenstein

Full time writer, beachbum, and mom to 3 terrific kids.
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3 Responses to Firehouse Chili for Sample Sunday Cookoff

  1. I knew when you posted this I was going to have to look it up. Coby makes our chili, and “firehouse” sounded just up my alley. Thanks for sharing.

    Linda

  2. Sibel Hodge says:

    I lurrrrve chili. This recipe sounds fab! And as if my Chocolate Orgasm wasn’t chocolatey enough, did you know that a lot of people actually put chocolate in chili? Yummm 🙂

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