Ultimate American Lamb Chili


June 23, 2022

Recipe provided by Ultimate Lamb Chili - The Curious Plate, courtesy of the American Lamb Board (Ultimate American Lamb Chili | American Lamb).

  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 30 mins


1 tbsp Olive oil

4 cloves Garlic, chopped

3 Medium green bell peppers, chopped

2 Medium onions, chopped

2 lbs American ground lamb

2 Medium spiced can chili beans, drained

1 Mild spiced can chili beans, drained

2 Stewed tomato cans

2 tbsp Salt

2 tbsp Ground black pepper

2 tbsp Chili powder

1 tbsp Celery seed

1 tbsp Cumin

Sour cream, garnish

Cheddar cheese, garnish

Jalapenos, garnish

Cornbread, garnish


1Preheat a large pot to medium heat and the olive oil. Next, add the garlic with onions and green peppers. Sauté the vegetables for about five minutes.

2Once vegetables have softened, add ground the lamb. Cook the lamb until it’s no longer pink. Add all spices, tomatoes and beans, bring to simmer.

3Once bubbling turn heat back to low, and let it sit for about 15 minutes. Serve with your favorite toppings and enjoy!