Obama Family Chili

Obama Family Chili

President Barack Obama told “Good Morning America” that he has been using
this chili recipe since college and that he would bring it to any potluck party.

1 large onion, chopped
1 green pepper, chopped
Several cloves of garlic, chopped
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 pound ground turkey or beef
1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon ground oregano
1/4 teaspoon ground turmeric
1/4 teaspoon ground basil
1 tablespoon chili powder
3 tablespoons red wine vinegar
Several tomatoes, depending on size, chopped
1 can red kidney beans
Cheddar cheese, onions and sour cream for garnish

Saute onions, green pepper and garlic in olive oil until soft. Add ground meat
and brown. Combine spices together into a mixture, then add to ground
meat. Add red wine vinegar. Add tomatoes and let simmer, until tomatoes
cook down. Add kidney beans and cook for a few more minutes. Serve over
white or brown rice. Garnish with grated cheddar cheese, onions and sour

Source: The Birmingham News, January 14, 2009

This is a good recipe.