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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RMN = Retail Me Not
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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chili cookoff

earlier I posted some copycat soup recipes, and it got me thinking about some of my favorite chili recipes! Chili can be a perfect meal to make for company or on a cool winter day, and though traditional chili is delicious, I started pondering all the different types of chili. Throw these ingredients in a crock pot or simmer on the stove, but make sure to make extra for leftovers and freeze to have on hand during the holidays.

The prices listed below are an average price based on what’s on sale this week so you have something to compare to your shopping list to at your local grocery store.

White Bean Chicken Chili, recipe

Chicken Breasts- 1.99lb
Olive Oil- $3.64 (16 oz)
Onions- $2.50 (3lb)
White Kidney or Cannellini Beans- 80¢ (15.5-16 oz.)
Sour Cream (Optional)- $1.79 (16 oz)
Cheddar Cheese (Optional)- $2 (8-12 oz)

 Weeknight Black Bean Chili, recipe

Bacon- $3.50 (12 oz)
Onions- $2.50 (3lb)
Ground Beef- $2.99 lb.
Black Beans- 80¢ (15 oz)
Crushed Tomatoes- $1.19 (15 oz.)

Vegetarian Quinoa Chili, recipe

Quinoa- not on sale this week but $3.49 (16. oz at  Trader Joes)
Carrot- 88¢ 1lb.Celery- $1.19 ea.
Bell Pepper- 99¢ ea.
Zucchini- $1 lb
Diced Tomatoes- 85¢ (14 oz)
Kidney Beans- 85¢ (16 oz)

Beef and Butternut Chili, recipe

Chuck Roast- $2.99 lb.
Tomato Paste- 92¢
Butternut Squash- $1.49 lb.
Onions- $2.50 (3lb)
Bell Pepper- 99¢ ea.
Carrot- 88¢ 1lb.

Springfield Chili, recipe

Ground Beef- $2.99 lb.
Bacon- $3.50 (12 oz)
Pinto Beans- 75¢ (15 oz)
Diced Tomatoes- 85¢ (14.5 oz)
Tomato Paste- 92¢
Cheddar Cheese (Optional)- $2 (8-12 oz)

Skillet Cornbread, recipe (to go with your chili)

Cornmeal- $1.98 (5 lb)
Flour- $1.99 (5lb)
Milk- $3.69 Gallon
Egg-$1.50 Dozen

Please be courteous and only add one or two of your favorite recipes so everyone has a chance to share.

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