Category Archives: Chili

Smoky Brisket Chili


Did you ever try a recipe only to find the result disappointing?  Such is the case with Smoky Brisket Chili.  Don’t get me wrong, it’s good enough, just not up to Orange Bee standards. If you asked my man, Dan … Continue reading

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Uncle Ray’s Green Chili


Just when you think warm weather is here to stay old man winter blows through and reminds us that winter isn’t quite over.  Chilly temps, outrageous winds, rain and grey skies played perfectly into my hand for “going green” month. … Continue reading

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Lucky #5


If you’ve been following my blog you might remember I mentioned I would be competing in the Central Market Chili & Cornbread Cook-Off yesterday afternoon.  My competition was not something to be sneezed at.  Oh no-o-o they were not.  It … Continue reading

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Chili Cook Off Madness


The headline says it all.  Today I am entering my first ever cook off of any kind and it’s a chili cook off.  Cook offs are not new to me although entering one is untried.  I’ve attended my share of … Continue reading

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It’s “Chili” In The Snow


It is freezing and windy outside, 32* to be exact.  The wind is blowing the snow in circles, around me, around the birds, around everything.  My eyes are watering so that I cannot focus.  I decided since snow is a … Continue reading

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Feasting on Peanut Butter, Chili & Peach Galette


The snow is coming down quite fast now.  Just as they predicted.  Enormous, fluffy flakes of pristine white snow.  Not at all normal for Texas but welcome all the same.  I especially enjoy it as the birds come out in … Continue reading

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