Sweet Potato Chili


  • 1 1/4 pounds Open Acres ground turkey
  • 1 tablespoon Our Family tomato paste
  • 1 cup Mexican beer
  • 1 cup Our Family dried pinto beans
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons chopped canned chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
  • 2 teaspoons kosher salt
  • 2 teaspoons Our Family ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 medium-size green bell peppers, coarsely chopped
  • 1 (8-oz.) package Our Family dried lima beans
  • 1 large onion, coarsely chopped
  • 5 cups Our Family reduced sodium chicken broth
  • 2 1/2 cups 1/2-inch peeled sweet potato cubes
  • Garnishes: green onions, cilantro, sweet mini pepper slices


  1. Sauté turkey in a large skillet over medium-high heat 4 minutes or until browned. Transfer mixture to a 6-qt. slow cooker.
  2. Add tomato paste to skillet, and cook, stirring often, 30 seconds. Add beer, and bring to a boil, stirring to loosen browned bits from bottom of skillet. Boil 2 to 3 minutes or until reduced by half; stir into turkey mixture. Add beans and next 8 ingredients; stir in broth. Cover and cook on HIGH 7 hours. Stir in sweet potatoes; cover and cook on HIGH 1 hour or until potatoes are tender.