This chicken chili recipe is packed with protein and veggies
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5 from 2 votes

Chipotle Chicken Chili

You will adore this chipotle chicken chili! A perfect recipe to warm you up! This chicken chili recipe features chipotle, black beans, corn and spices.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Main Course, Soup
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8
Calories: 269kcal
Author: Mrs Major Hoff

Ingredients

  • 1-2 TBSP oil I use Grapeseed, but Olive Oil would work
  • 1 small yellow onion diced
  • 2-3 garlic cloves minced
  • 1 red bell pepper diced
  • 2 lbs chicken breast diced into about 1/2 -1 inch cubes
  • 1 TBSP chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp oregano
  • 1/4 tsp paprika
  • 2 TBSP Chipotle hot sauce, or 2 tsp chipotle and adobe from a can
  • 15 oz 1 can Black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 15 oz 1 can sweet corn, rinsed and drained
  • 15 oz 1 can Diced Tomatoes
  • 10 oz 1 small can Mild Diced Tomatoes & Green Chilies
  • 32 oz Chicken Broth I use the lower sodium type

Instructions

DIRECTIONS:

  • In a large Dutch Oven, heat oil over medium-high heat. When hot, add in onions, garlic, red pepper, and chicken.
  • Allow to sauté and cook until the chicken is cooked, and veggies are soft. Drain any excess liquid.
  • At this point, you can transfer to a slow cooker, crock pot, or continue cooking on the stove with the Dutch Oven.
  • Stir in the chili powder, cumin, oregano, paprika and chipotle hot sauce. Cover chicken and veggies well. 
  • Add in black beans, corn, diced Tomatoes, and  mild diced tomatoes & green chilies. Cover with chicken broth.
  • Allow to come to a boil, then reduce heat. Cover and simmer 20 minutes or all day. In a crock pot, cook 4-8 hours.
  • Garnish as desired, and ENJOY!

Nutrition

Calories: 269kcal | Carbohydrates: 23g | Protein: 30g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 72mg | Sodium: 997mg | Potassium: 984mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 1000IU | Vitamin C: 40.5mg | Calcium: 69mg | Iron: 3.2mg