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This Week's Feature Recipe

Another blast from the past:

Real Texas Chili (made in my Sun Oven)

I've been making Real Texas Chili every winter since I found a Craig Claiborne recipe when I was in college. Claiborne was considered a chili afficionado and often served as a judge at chili cook-offs. I love this recipe. I've probably made it close to 100 times. This past week I made it again, but using my Sun Oven. I always used a pot on top of the stove, but I like using the Sun Oven when there is ample sunlight. No electricity, no gas, no fossil fuels, and therefore nothing contributed to climate change.

Texas Chili, by the way, is made without beans. No ground beef either. The basics are cubed chuck, ground cumin, chili powder, and beef broth. Claiborne added garlic and oregano, which some in Texas might not agree with. Everyone has their own "best" recipe. The video link below is for my Sun Oven variation.

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