Chilli con carne topped with feta and salad in a bowl

Chilli con carne recipes

32 Recipes

Make classic chilli con carne tonight for spicy comfort food, or try different options with beans, veggies or turkey mince. Serve with tortillas.

20 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Reinvent this classic comfort food with our one-pan version that is enrichened with peanut butter, espresso powder and dark chocolate. You won't look back

3 hrs and 25 mins
More effort
1,993 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This great chilli recipe has to be one of the best dishes to serve to friends for a casual get-together. An easy sharing favourite that uses up storecupboard ingredients.

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
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49 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Ideal for entertaining families with kids, this easy classic chilli dish is quick, hassle-free and great to have in the freezer

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
83 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This fast and filling chilli is great served with rice or piled high onto a baked potato and dolloped with soured cream

20 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A protein packed vegan chilli, perfect after a run or gym workout. This easy supper is simple to make and freezable if you want to batch cook

1 hr and 7 mins
Easy
Vegan
67 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

If you love spicy, aromatic dishes like tagine, this one-pot will become an instant favourite - it uses lean lamb mince but beef also works

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A warm, comforting chilli is the ultimate family meal. This dish is great for all seasons and has a mix of sweet (cascabel) and smoky (ancho) chillis to give it depth

5 hrs and 30 mins
More effort
14 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

For a more authentic chilli with a depth of flavour, use diced belly pork, beef steak and pancetta and slowly simmer

3 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
8 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Turn your baked potato into a satisfying midweek meal with this simple-to-make pork and chipotle chilli filling

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
8 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Make a big batch of Mexican chilli con carne to keep hungry guests happy - this recipe serves 12-14

3 hrs and 30 mins
More effort
383 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This warming aubergine chilli is low fat and four of your five-a-day. Serve up this smoky spiced supper with brown rice and all your favourite trimmings

2 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

The ultimate make-ahead dish, this chilli con carne can be frozen for up to 2 months - simply add more chillies to turn up the heat

3 hrs
Easy
53 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Use chunks of stewing beef in this healthy chilli con carne for a robust and filling dish. Serve with rice and coriander

2 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
11 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Chilli con carne is padded out with healthy mixed beans flavoured with smoky chilli paste

50 mins
Easy
55 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This healthy veggie chilli makes for a quick and satisfying supper, crammed with pulses and colourful fresh vegetables

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
25 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Bulk out red meat with black beans to keep things a little lighter. This one-pot treat is still packed with plenty of flavour

55 mins
Easy
47 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Mexican pork chilli with a smoky barbecued flavour, served in crispy tortilla shells with ripe avocado

25 mins
Easy
64 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

If you're a fan of chilli con carne, you'll love this dark, sweet and spicy South American stew with ancho, ground nuts and chocolate

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

The easiest chilli you'll ever make, with ready-to-eat grains, kidney beans in chilli sauce and summer veggies - it's 4 of your 5-a-day too!

32 mins
Easy
Vegan
14 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

The secret ingredient in this chipotle-spiced, beef chilli con carne is a storecupboard favourite - baked beans

50 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A shepherd's pie with a real twist - top a chilli con carne style filling with cheesy mash and tortilla chips

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
41 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make comfort in a pot with this tasty and warming recipe, perfect for rainy evenings

20 mins
Easy
151 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This warming vegetarian chilli is a low-fat, healthy option that packs in the veggies and flavour. Serve with Tabasco sauce, soured cream or yogurt

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
15 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This is a soupy version of a classic chilli - kept mellow so children can enjoy it too

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Healthy
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