Sassy Sweet Pepper Chili


Total Time: 2 hrs

Prep Time: 20 mins

Cook Time: 1 hr, 40 mins

Yield: 6 servings

Dish Size: Electric Skillet




  • 2 lbs. ground beef
  • ½ cup onion, medium diced
  • ½ cup red bell pepper, diced
  • 3 cups tomato sauce
  • 1 packet Tara at Home® Sassy Sweet Pepper dip mix
  • 2 tsp garlic powder
  • 3 Tbsp chili powder
  • 2 tsp Tara at Home® Beef It Up seasoning
  • ½ cup water
  • salt and pepper
  • ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese, for garnish (optional)
  • ½ cup sour cream, for garnish (optional)
  • ¼ cup chopped scallions, for garnish (optional)




  1. In a temp-tations® electric skillet, brown ground beef on high heat. Once browned, reduce heat and add onion and bell pepper. Cook for 8-10 minutes.
  2. Add tomato sauce, dip mix, garlic powder, and chili powder. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Simmer on low heat for 90 minutes, stirring occasionally. Garnish with sour cream, shredded cheddar cheese, and scallions, if desired.