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Chili Tamales

The greatly antiquated man had made careful study of me, beginning the very moment we took ownership of the house.  Years later he ambled over to our modest yard with an oblong box in tow and apportioned a shocking revelation.  … Continue reading

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Drunken Elk Chili

Day 322 and tensions are on the rise.  Mrs. Chili365 “was going to cook something” until she realized that “we only have chili ingredients in the house”. I was actually feeling remorseful, until I remembered that the Missus’ new gig. … Continue reading

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Chili Stuffed Mushrooms

I did not drink the moonshine. It laid waiting in the tall grass, perched like a Halloween ghoul, replete with sharp teeth and halitosis.  I had nearly tripped over the spectral glass vessel on my jaunty rounds between bonfire and … Continue reading

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Splendid Fish and Veggie Chili

The hard apple cider I had fermented in the closet of my 400 square foot apartment turned out to be a wicked elixir. The ethanol percentage clocked in at over 10%.  Couple the high alcohol content with the ‘personality enhancing’ … Continue reading

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Chili Beef Burgundy

I am incapable of a great many things. Mrs. Chili365 actually curates the list, which is so encyclopedic in volume that it rivals Tolstoy’s War and Peace.  As luck would have it, this disaffectionate inventory is ever-growing.  Today’s addition- alcoholism.   … Continue reading

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Grilled Skinny Chops with Chili Jalapeno Lime

Last night’s beer brewing session went like a bad first date- there was a bunch of sticky fumbling and a couple of first degree burns. The indescribable carnage has me thinking that the stove and I could use some time … Continue reading

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Motley Crew Homemade Chili Spaghetti Sauce

Life throws curveballs and I can’t hit them. I can’t hit the fastballs either, but this isn’t a scouting report, it’s a (trite) analogy. I was all set for a day of peace and production. The coworkers were to be … Continue reading

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