Tyson Ranch Chili
Monday, 26 May 2008
DescriptionBetween albums, Canadian cowboy musician Ian Tyson always makes time to enjoy his wife's chili. Chock full of venison, this chili is truely unique. His song, "Early Morning Rain," made famous by his first group, Ian and Sylvia, is one of my favorite tunes of all time. Here is his highly unusual chili.
At a glance
New Mexico Green
Combine the consomme, wine, tomato sauce, bay leaves, cinnamon, coriander, and oregano in a large pot.
Heat the oil in a pan until hot. Add the garlic and the meat and brown. Remove the garlic and the meat and put into the cooking pot. Add the onion, green and red bell peppers and the New Mexican green chile to the oil and saute for 1 to 2 minutes. Add to the pot. Add the jalapeños and apricots to the mixture and simmer for 2 hours. Turn off the heat and let stand for 1 hour. Reheat before serving.
Serve the chili on top of the fettucine noodles, topped with the feta cheese, sour cream, and hot sauce.