Sarah's Chili Seasoning Mix

Sarah's Chili Seasoning Mix

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sarah 236

"A medium-hot chili seasoning. Add to chili in place of store-bought packets. Add more or less cayenne to adjust heat/spiciness."
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10 m servings 18 cals
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Original recipe yields 16 servings



  • Calories:
  • 18 kcal
  • < 1%
  • Fat:
  • 0.7 g
  • 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 3.2g
  • 1%
  • Protein:
  • 0.7 g
  • 1%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 313 mg
  • 13%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Nutritional Information

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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  1. Mix chili powder, cumin, onion powder, paprika, garlic powder, salt, onion powder, oregano, brown sugar, cayenne pepper, mustard powder, coriander, black pepper, cinnamon, and bay leaves in a bowl. Store seasoning mix in an airtight container.


  1. 20 Ratings

Most helpful positive review

Onion powder is listed twice. Is this correct, a typo or is there truly supposed to be 6 teaspoons of onion powder?

Most helpful critical review

I liked the idea of being able to diy chili seasoning, however, I did not take the "chili" flavor as one would experience using store bought chili seasoning. There was a flavor missing. Not sure...

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Onion powder is listed twice. Is this correct, a typo or is there truly supposed to be 6 teaspoons of onion powder?

Recently made chili with this seasoning mix. It was out of this world delicious.

We add a pinch of cocoa powder and reduce chili powder by abt half. No more packets in this house!

Oh man this had to have been the best pot of chili I have ever made and I'm pretty sure it had a lot to do with this mix :) For some reason the onion powder is listed twice in 2 different amoun...

I substituted white sugar for the brown and left out the cinnamon. I also added a bit of ancho chili powder as well. Great combo of ingredients! Thanks!

added red pepper flakes but otherwise yum

Better than the store bought packages and I know exactly what was in it. Thank you for the recipe.

I made this seasoning last night I used 1/2 cup of dark chili seasoning and for the extra onion powder I used two teaspoons of onion salt. It turned out fabulous my husband kept bragging how thi...

This is easy to mix up and so much healthier and better than the store bought prepackaged mix.

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