Chili is the perfect food for the Big Game. An affordable crowd-pleaser, chili’s an easy party dish that scales up easily, can be made ahead of time, and requires zero fussing about. It’s a smart way to feed a big football crowd.
Here are some first-string chili recipes worthy of the biggest game of the year.
Chili Without Beans
- Touchdown Chili
- Daddy’s ‘If They’da had This at the Alamo we would’ha WON!’ Texas Chili
- More Chili Recipes Without Beans
- Grandma’s Slow Cooker Vegetarian Chili
- Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chili
- More Vegetarian Chili Recipes
Are you aiming for MVP status? Consider adding beautiful heirloom beans to the bowl.
These tasty toppings ensure the big win.
- Sliced green onions
- Diced yellow onions
- Shredded cheddar cheese
- Sliced jalapenos
- Sour cream
- Sliced black olives
- Tortillas or corn chips
- Crumbled bacon
- Sliced Avocado
Related: How to Make Chili Like a Champion
And while we’re at it, let’s not forget chili’s choice companion, the famous Cornbread Waffle.
Want more chili recipes? These 6 championship chili recipes are blue-ribbon winners. Or take a peek at our complete collection of Chili Recipes.