19+ Cozy Chili Recipes

Can you believe fall is almost here? With the coming of cooler weather, I have been all about the chili recipes!

These are the best chili recipes! From basic chili recipes to white chicken chili, these recipes are perfect for game day or any day!

On a cool fall day, there is nothing better than a steaming bowl of chili topped with cheese! Chili can be made with or without beans. From chicken, beef, pork or even chickpeas.

Some chilis have veggies, others none. There are so many types of chili that it is really impossible to say one is the best and rest are duds. Instead, respect each recipe and give them all some love.

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Slow Cooker Chili and Instant Pot Chili

Instant Pot chili in a white bowl

This Instant Pot Chili is a gold star chili. A simple chili recipe using jalapeño, chili seasoning, beans and beef ready in just 20 minutes!

White chicken chili in two bowls on a white and blue napkin

This Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili is lighter than a traditional chili, yet still delicious and comforting! And it’s so easy because it’s made in the slow cooker! You can find the recipe here.

Pineapple Black Bean Chili in a blue bowl

This Slow Cooker Pineapple Black Bean Turkey Chili is a healthy chili recipe that has a little sweet flavor to balance the kick of spice! You can find the recipe here.

Pizza chili in a white bowl

This Slow Cooker Pizza Chili is loaded with ground beef, Italian sausage, pepperoni, and zesty spices. It’s a fun twist on a classic comfort dish that will keep you coming back for more! You can find the recipe here.

Pumpkin chili in a gray bowl

This Crockpot Creamy Pumpkin Chili has all the best savory flavors of fall wrapped up into one delicious chili! You can find the recipe here.

Cranberry chili in a blue pot

This Vegan Cranberry Chili with Cinnamon and Cocoa is a warming, cozy fall or winter dinner that the whole family will love! You can find the recipe here.

Italian Instant Pot chili in a pot with a ladle

ThisItalian Style Instant Pot Beef Chili is a bean free, paleo friendly chili with robust Italian flavours – ready in only 30 minutes! You can find the recipe here.

Chili mac in a white bowl

The brown sugary sweetness if this Sweet and Spicy Chili Mac hits first followed by the perfect amount of heat! It’s sure to become a cool weather favorite! You can find the recipe here.

White chicken chili in a blue bowl with tortilla chips

Thick, rich and hearty, Creamy White Chicken Chili is the ultimate in flavorful comfort food. Made with whole ingredients that are healthy and satisfying, this easy chili recipe tastes like it simmered all day but is ready in just 30 minutes. You can find the recipe here.

Jackfruit chili in a whote bowl topped with sour cream

This Jackfruit Chili is slow cooked in a crockpot to bring out all of its delicious flavors. It’s the perfect cozy meal for cooler weather! You can find the recipe here.

Stove Top Chili Recipes

Award winning chili in a white bowl

Blue Ribbon Award Winning Chili is, you guessed it, a chili cook-off winning recipe! A robust and rich stew loaded with beef, sausage, bacon and tons of vegetables. The best chili recipe ever!

Quick chili in a white bowl topped with sour cream and avocado

This Easy Chili recipe only takes 30 minutes to throw together and will leave you wanting more. Just because something is made quickly doesn’t mean it lacks flavor!

Red beef chili topped with shredded cheese

This Red Beef Chili is my take on Bobby Flay’s Chili and brings a ton of heat and wonderful chunks of beef. Top with shredded cheese and sour cream and you’ve got yourself a meal!

Easy Chili in a gray bowl topped with cheese

This Quick Chili is a spicy mix full of ground beef, Italian sausage and vegetables, but there is a secret ingredient that makes it different from every other chili out there!

Buffalo chicken chili in a white bowl topped with blue cheese

This Buffalo Chicken Chili is the perfect way to warm up a cold night. It’s a super easy meal that combines the ultimate game day snack – buffalo wings – with the ultimate comfort food! You can find the recipe here.

Sweet potato chili in a white bowl

This Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chili with Quinoa is a hearty vegetarian chili that’s full of protein and flavor! You can find the recipe here.

Cincinnati chili topped with crackers

This Cincinnati chili recipe is a delicious version of the infamous Skyline chili that you can make at home. And with just a few steps to make, it’s one of the easiest family dinners you’ll make all year! You can find the recipe here.

Copycat Wendy's chili in a blue bowl

If you like copycat recipes, you will LOVE this! An easy to make copycat Wendy’s Chili recipe that you can make right at home. You can find the recipe here.

Hot dog chili on grilled hot dogs

No chili dog is complete without the Very Best Hot Dog Chili! Quick and easy, this homemade hot dog chili sauce is better than anything you’ll ever buy at the neighborhood hot dog cart! You can find the recipe here.

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posted on: September 14, 2018
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