I found the original recipe in an issue of Vegetarian Times and then made a few changes. This is an absolutely delicous "meaty" chili that even non-vegetarians will love! This is great with homemade cornbread. —There'sAlwaysPie
large onion, chopped
cloves of garlic, minced
chipotle chilis in adobo sauce, rinsed and minced
cremini mushrooms, chopped
vegetarian crumbles - Morningstar or Boca Ground Crumbles
15-oz. cans of Bush Chili Beans - mild or medium - half drained
15-oz. can of black beans - half drained
large carrots, chopped
frozen corn kernels
sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
In This Recipe
In a dutch oven saute onion over medium high for about 7-10 minutes until softened.
Add garlic and chipotle chilis and sautee for a minute more.
Stir mushrooms into onions, garlic and chilis and let cook 4-5 minutes until softened.
Add vegetarian crumbles, tomato paste, paprika, celery seed and 1 cup of water. Stir and let simmer about 4-5 minutes.
Stir in beans, carrots, tamari and Worcestershire sauce. Cover and let simmer for about 45 minutes and then add frozen corn and let heat through. Serve with cheddar cheese sprinkled on top.