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Hearty Vegan Chili

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Hearty Vegan Chili

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  • 1/2 cup walnuts
  • 4 cloves garlic (peeled and chopped)
  • 1 jalapeno (roughly chopped)
  • 28 oz. diced tomatoes
  • 1 Tbsp. soy sauce
  • 2 tsp. olive oil
  • 1 white onion (large)
  • 1 Tbsp. tomato paste
  • 1 tsp. cumin
  • 15 oz. black beans (rinsed and drained)
  • 15 oz. kidney beans (rinsed and drained)
  • 1/2 cup water
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    Calories160Calories from Fat60
    Total Fat7g11%
    Saturated Fat0.5g3%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat60
    Total Carbohydrate19g6%
    Dietary Fiber6g24%
    Vitamin A20%
    Vitamin C60%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


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    Azul D. 4 hours ago
    This is my main vegan chili recipe. Last time I did it, I used cashew nuts instead of wallnuts and it was great too!
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    Rachel T. 5 months ago
    Love it! Easy to make, the chopped walnuts give good texture, I add whatever other vegetables I have to hand.
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    Clarissa Brucato 7 months ago
    This recipe was so good and so easy to follow. I read on a review that someone said it did not have much seasoning so I went ahead and added chili seasoning. I am not a fan of walnuts but I still added them and could not even taste them. I will definitely make this again!
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    Penny Dane 10 months ago
    Delectably delicious, when I make it (and that is often) it is always met with enthusiasm
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    Anne Halkias a year ago
    Recipe is good as a base but there’s no seasoning
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    Chris H. a year ago
    This chili was enjoyable. Can’t say the walnuts made me think of meat, but a nice variation.
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    Justin Narsansky 2 years ago
    Great recipe add cilantro on top for some flavour !
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    Candace Symone 2 years ago
    delicious!! I added a few extra veggies like celery for an extra crunch
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    Cristina Gerlach 2 years ago
    Delicious Wouldn’t change a thing
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    Ligon-Bruno 2 years ago
    I didn't have fire-roasted tomatoes, so I used fire-roasted peppers and fresh tomato. I also added some chili powder. It came out really good! My girlfriend happily asked for seconds, the real test. I'm adding this to my list.
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    Brandon 2 years ago
    Fantastic and simple. I added a few ingredients of my own, and it turned out really well! Added: Vegan Beef-less Crumbles Chili powder Onion and Garlic powder Cayenne pepper As well as some white agave nectar to sweeten it up a bit. With our homemade cornbread this chili was really tasty!
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    Bente Strong 2 years ago
    Added extra cumin and a table spoon of chili
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    Bernie Cain 2 years ago
    A good winter's night family meal. I added a bit more chiili for a bit more bite.
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    Yummly User 2 years ago
    Amazing, can’t believe what a great substitute to a meat chili. I myself use to be a hug meat eater, these is my new go to for chili. Even my picky 6 & 7 year old eat it I recommend to anyone and everyone.
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    Amanda Allen 2 years ago
    It is absolutely delicious. Nobody knew it was vegan. Wow!!!!!!! I used half a jalapeño because mine was super hot. It is so good and I’m irritated I didn’t double it. I will definitely make again and pass along to family n friends!!!
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    Corisa Mills 2 years ago
    Loved it!! Made it for my family (who love meat) and they couldn’t even tell it was vegan!
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    Sukharenko 2 years ago
    Amazing!! I added ketchup for some extra flavor, overall I would def make again
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    Barbara Kell 2 years ago
    Yummy - my husband the omnivore loved it
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    Yvette B. 2 years ago
    Turned out so good! Even better the next day. My husband really liked it too. I followed the recipe closely except i added extra garlic, cumin and red pepper flakes. Definitely recommend!
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    Logan 2 years ago
    delicious. I added a lot like mushrooms, veggie sausage and sweet potatoes.
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    Kelly K. 2 years ago
    very good but needed more seasoning. I added TBSP chili powder, 2 tbsp dark maple syrup and some smoked salt.
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    Angelina 3 years ago
    It was really yummy! Definitely using this recipe again.
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    Danielle White 3 years ago
    It was good! I used larger proportions of all seasonings, and I also added a bit of brown sugar to cut the acidity.
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    Brim 3 years ago
    Turned out great! Watch amount of spice with jalapeño.
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    Therese Wright 3 years ago
    Was very good used less garlic cloves
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    Ellie Sixkiller 3 years ago
    really great! maybe use slightly less diced tomatoes but still great otherwise!
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    Nancy C. 3 years ago
    This turned out really good, very flavorful. Love how you can increase the recipe. Well definitely make again, and again.
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    Bill Raymo III 3 years ago
    Great, we all loved it! Can’t wait to make it again 💥
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    Debanie Montgomery 3 years ago
    This recipe is a good base. Lime juice is the key. I also doubled garlic, onions, walnuts, tomato paste, jalapeño and cumin. I added a spoon full of organic maple syrup, added teaspoon of chipotle Chile pepper, 1 lime juice, green pepper, sub vegetable stock for water and a dash of salt. It was amazing!
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    Kristina B 3 years ago
    I cut this recipe in half and added half a red bell pepper and 1/2 tsp of chili powder. Also used broth instead of water. I love the walnuts in it! But it did need more salt/pepper & crushed red at the end.