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Red Bean Chili

This comforting chili uses protein and fibrous veggies to create a nourishing and satiating dish.
Red bean chili
  • Makes 4 servings
  • Prep Time 10 minutes
  • Cook Time 30 minutes


  • 1 lb. ground beef (90 percent lean)
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 large yellow onion, chopped
  • 1 cup carrots, chopped
  • 2 tbs. chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp. cumin
  • 1 tbs. oregano
  • 2 medium zucchinis, chopped
  • 1 can (15 oz.) tomato sauce (no sugar added)
  • 1 can (15 oz.) diced tomatoes
  • 1 can (15 oz.) kidney beans, drained


In large pot, cook the ground beef and garlic over medium heat until meat is browned and cooked thoroughly.
Add the onion, carrots, and spices to the skillet and cook over medium-high heat for about five to six minutes. Add the zucchini and cook another two minutes, stirring well.
Add the tomato sauce, diced tomatoes, and beans to the pot and bring to a boil, stirring frequently. Reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Container
Amount Per Serving
Calories 400
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 14g
Total Carbohydrates 26g
Dietary Fiber 6g
Sugars 5g
Protein 31g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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