Recipe by MakeItHealthy
"This chili has always been great during football season--and the rest of the year! But I like to make it a little healthier by reducing the fat and sodium content. Sprinkle with red onion, cilantro or diced avocado (optional)."
Hmm. None of these ingredients are on sale today.
Show ingredients on sale
Sort stores by
Save money at local stores when ingredients are on sale!
Watch video tips and tricks
extra-lean ground beef
Italian chicken sausage, diced
3 (15 ounce) cans
chili beans, drained
1 (15 ounce) can
chili beans in spicy sauce
2 (28 ounce) cans
diced tomatoes with juice
1 (6 ounce) can
yellow onion, chopped
green bell pepper, seeded and chopped
red bell pepper, seeded and chopped
green chile peppers, seeded and chopped
hot pepper sauce (such as Tabasco®)
ground black pepper
baked tortilla chips
I made this recipe and the regular Boilermaker at the same time. I omitted beer and used broth instead because I don't cook with alcohol. Everyone loved both. More importantly, the healthier version doesn't taste like you're missing out. Great option! Many thanks!!!
Bland, almost inedible. I always make the normal "boilermaker" but wanted to save a few calories. When it tasted to drab I compared ingredients it literally lacks two from the other recipe: 1 tbsp of bacon and 4 beef bouillon cubes. I don't think those amount to 300 calories. I added that and like magic it was back to the old PERFECT recipe. Stick to that one folks!
This has now become my "go-to" Chilli. It is rich and delicious. Full of flavours that make us ask for seconds and thirds.
This is our chili recipe. Easy, healthi-er, and the fam loves it!
Love the healthy version! Tastes the same as the regular boilermaker chili!!
Made this today and by far it has been the best chili that I have ever made!!! I used fire roasted diced tomatoes and ground turkey instead of the ground beef. Also, I added chipotle hot sauce instead of tabasco sauce. The taste is out of this world!!!
Super yummy! whole family enjoyed it! will forever use as my go to chili recipe.
Thought it tasted low calorie. It was OK. Though we had to skip half the chili powder. And it makes a lot more than 12 servings!
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Healthier Boilermaker Tailgate Chili
Serving Size: 1/12 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 12
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 114
Pile it into a tomato half, load it into a wrap, or spread it on bread. Chicken salad does it all.
Broccoli salad makes a great side dish or a light main dish on a warm night.
Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!
This chili satisfies any time of year. Make it the night before. Ready? Go team!
Basic chili recipe with beef, tomatoes and kidney beans.
See how to make a simple and delicious white bean chili.