Veggies and Beans Chili
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A Healthy version of traditional chili with all the flavor we love but only clean and nutritious ingredients.
Recipe type: Everyday Meals
Cuisine: Healthy, vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, sugar free, low carb.
Serves: 8 servings
  • 1 tsp of cumin (powder).
  • 2 tbsp of chili powder.
  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced.
  • 2 tbsp of olive oil.
  • 1 small jalapeño pepper (without the seeds).
  • 1 onion, diced.
  • 2 cups of mushrooms, diced.
  • 2 small zucchinis, diced.
  • 4 cups of cooked kidney beans (about 2 cans).
  • 2 cup of cooked black beans (about 1 can).
  • 1 can of crushed tomatoes.
  • 1 cup of diced pumpkin
  • 2 cups of water or vegetable broth.
  • 1 tsp of salt.
  • Cilantro leaves to taste.
  1. Sautee the garlic, onions and jalapeño in olive oil for a couple of minutes.
  2. Add the zucchini, pumpkin, mushrooms, chili, and cumin.
  3. Stir everything together and cook for around five minutes.
  4. Add the water (or broth) and the rest of the ingredients.
  5. Put the lid on and cook it over low heat for 20 to 25 minutes.
Recipe by Elena's Healthy Ways at