15 Spicy Chili Recipes That'll Warm You Up From the Inside
Looking for a cozy and hearty meal to make on a cold fall or winter night? Your search ends with these spicy chili recipes that'll warm you right up from the inside out. Whether you're looking for a hot pepper-packed dinner that's sure to make you sweat, a fiery vegan or vegetarian option that everyone at your table will love, or an easy and spicy meal to make in one pot with just a few ingredients, you'll find a delicious new favorite in this collection of our favorite spicy chili recipes.
Spicy Vegan Chili
Spicy Turkey Four-Bean Chili
This fiery chili, spiced with crushed red pepper flakes and salsa, calls for five types of protein: ground turkey, chili beans in spicy sauce, dark red kidney beans, light red kidney beans, and black beans.
Spicy Pumpkin Chili
Wasabi paste and cayenne are combined with Serrano, Anaheim chile, and habanero peppers to make this truly scorching beef chili.
Spicy Slow-Cooked Chili
Smokin' Scovilles Turkey Chili
This smoking hot chili — spiced with habaneros, chili powder, red pepper flakes, paprika, and hot sauce — isn't for the faint of heart. A surprising secret ingredient adds subtle sweetness: an envelope of hot chocolate mix.
Emily's Chipotle Chili
Fans of smoky, spicy flavor will love this easy chili. The recipe calls for two teaspoons of minced chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, but you can add more to taste.
Boilermaker Tailgate Chili
Habanero Hellfire Chili
Best Damn Chili
This aptly named chili, spiced with jalapenos and an Anaheim chile pepper, is sure to please even the pickiest eaters at your table.
Frank's Spicy Alabama Onion Beer Chili
Cha Cha's White Chicken Chili
You can make this spicy white chicken chili in just half an hour, so it's the perfect quick and easy dinner for busy weeknights.
Sweet and Spicy Ground Beef Chili
This flavorful ground beef chili gets its spiciness from jalapenos and chili powder, while two tablespoons of sugar add subtle sweetness.
Tray's Spicy Texas Chili
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