Chili Gift Basket
3 C. dried beans (pink, red, or kidney)
Put into a jar or large bag.
3 T. mild chili powder
2 T. dehydrated onions
1 T. granulated garlic
1 t. oregano
2 t. salt
1/2 t. cayenne pepper (optional)
Combine spices and put into a small bag.
Include in your gift basket:
1 8 oz. can tomato sauce
2 14 oz. cans diced tomatoes in juice
1 package Corn Bread Mix
Wash beans. Put into pot with spices. Cook until done, about 1 to 1 1/2 hours.
Meanwhile, brown 1 lb. ground beef (if desired), and drain. Add meat to the
beans with the tomatoes and sauce. Simmer to blend flavors.
Serve with Corn Bread, if desired.