Are you in search of a chili seasoning recipe to go with different authentic Mexican recipes? If you’re still searching for an easy chili recipe that’s just right for you and your family, you’re in luck, because we will show you a mixture of mouthwatering ingredients that will be sure to spice things up. Let’s get to it!
Chili Seasoning That’s Good for Other Mexican Food
Homemade Chili Seasoning Recipe
- Chili powder (1 Tablespoon)
- Garlic powder (1/4 Teaspoon)
- Cayenne pepper (1/4 Teaspoon)
- Ground cumin (1 Teaspoon)
- Onion powder (1/2 Teaspoon)
- Fresh ground pepper (1/4 Teaspoon)
Pour all the ingredients into a bowl and mix.
Note: This only takes about 5 minutes to prepare.
Store in an air-tight container and keep away from moisture and heat. This way you can store it for up to six months.
Recipes for Your Homemade Chili Seasoning
The following are Mexican foods that will go great with your homemade chili seasoning!
1. Chicken, Chili and Cheese Quesadillas
Usually, this is served with salsa and sour cream but now you can use the zesty chili seasoning recipe that you made for a more authentic taste. Unlike hot sauce, you won’t have to worry about dripping. Just make sure to add a little seasoning at a time so the spice doesn’t overpower your dish.
2. Pinto Bean Salsa Salad
Pinto beans, corn, onions, bell pepper, tomatoes and other tasty ingredients topped with garlic are great addition to any Latin themed feast. Just sprinkle your chili seasoning on top to take the flavor to the next level.
3. Chicken Enchiladas with Roasted Tomatillo Chile Salsa
Toss your chili seasoning recipe on this traditional favorite for added flavor. With a little extra kick these enchiladas will be sure to make your tastebuds soar. The jalapeños, black beans, and the peppers may already add spice but a little more won’t hurt.
4. Mexican Yellow Rice And Black Beans
Jalapeño pepper adds kick to this healthy food. However, if you want to add more heat just try it with your chili seasoning. Nothing beats enjoying your own homemade food.
5. Chicken Mole
This classic dish consist of at least of 20 ingredients. the addition of Mexican chocolate helps counter the heat of the chili peppers. Add chili seasoning gradually to take the heat up a notch . Yum! Yum!
You might want to try out Allrecipes’ video on how to make chili seasoning mix:
Have you made your own chili seasoning recipe yet? Let us know how it went in the comments section below.