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Caveman Chili

Rated as 4.69 out of 5 Stars

"Low-carb chili made in the slow cooker."
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6 h 35 m servings 357
Original recipe yields 8 servings


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  1. Place pork in a skillet over medium heat; season with salt and pepper. Cook and stir until browned and crumbly, 5 to 7 minutes. Drain and discard grease. Transfer pork to a slow cooker.
  2. Place bacon in the hot skillet and cook over medium-high heat until evenly browned, about 10 minutes. Drain and discard grease. Transfer bacon to the slow cooker.
  3. Combine drained tomatoes, onion, green bell pepper, and tomato paste into the slow cooker. Add seasoning packet, garlic powder, onion powder, and salt, pepper, cayenne pepper; stir to combine.
  4. Cook on Low until flavors have combined, about 6 hours.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 357 calories; 22 12.2 27.4 87 1031 Full nutrition

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Great flavor! Instead of a chili seasoning packet, I used a couple tablespoons of Penzey's Chili 9000 seasoning. The bacon was a nice addition, however the flavor was almost undetectable, so n...

I usually don’t like chili but this is amazing! I’ll admit I did omit the sauces and used a jar of marinara instead but it was still soooo good!

I added a cup of chicken broth to make sure nothing would burn while I went on a hike. I also subbed bell peppers for a serano chili and used breakfast sausage and spicy italian sausage instead...

I have just started Keto so I was excited to make this recipe. I really liked it. My personal preference would be to add some more pork or maybe half port and half hamburger. That way you w...

I did a 50/50 mix of pork and turkey. Subbed 2 Cubanelle peppers and a habanero because I dislike bell pepper. Also added a few diced up stalks of celery. It's fantastic!

Fantastic! Welcome change from the average beef and beans!

This recipe was so delicious! I used 3 fresh roma tomatoes in place of the canned diced tomatoes. I definitely plan to make this again soon.

This was a hit at my house, I did sauce along with the diced fire roasted flavor tomatoes everybody loved it

Great taste! Like to try substituting burger for pork!