Mom’s Quick Chili

There are many fancier versions of quick chili out there other than my Mom’s Quick Chili and I make several different recipes depending on time. I have a Chili Cook Off Winner that calls for nearly 30 ingredients and takes the better part of the day to prepare – is it good? Of course it is! But there are times when you simply want to whip up a tasty pot of chili, grab a cold bottle…

Beef Bolognese Sauce

A lot of people don’t really understand the difference between a beef bolognese sauce and a typical spaghetti sauce with meat. The best way to describe a bolognese is to call it an “Italian chili”. It’s thick, beefy and almost a cream sauce after you add a little whole milk to the final step. Traditionally, the recipe calls for cream to thicken the sauce but I like to substitute with…