Chili With Corn Muffins


When the crisp air of fall comes there’s nothing better than something hearty, healthy and warm to eat. For me, Chili goes hand in hand with thick scarves, plaid, flannel, down comforters and crackling fires. Chili can be enjoyed equally without meat or tofu. Beans are high in protein and you can get bold flavor from other ingredients. You don’t even need to use unique peppers to achieve a boost of flavor. In fact these ingredients can be found at your local supermarket or farmers market without any trouble at all. I hope you’re a fan of garlic, because this too, is a key ingredient which imparts a nice kick without adding heat. Use the freshest, most seasonal vegetables – combined with a few spices and a touch of lime to achieve a delicious and perfectly rounded flavor. I used cinnamon for the first time in chili and I have to say it’s my new (not so secret anymore) favorite chili ingredient. Continue reading “Chili With Corn Muffins”