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Chili & Soft Pretzel Bites

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 1 hour

Serves: About 6


1-2 T vegetable oil
4 small or 2 large yellow onions, chopped
salt to taste
2-3 T minced garlic
1 4-oz can diced green chile peppers
2 sweet bell peppers, chopped
1 lb ground beef
3 T ancho chile powder
2 t New Mexico chile powder
1 T ground cumin
1 t Ceylon cinnamon
1/2-1 minced canned chipotle pepper
3 15-oz cans fire roasted tomatoes
2 t natural unsweetened cocoa powder
1 15-oz can black beans, drained and rinsed
1 15-oz can kidney beans, drained and rinsed
1 15-oz can pinto beans, drained and rinsed
1-2 cups chicken stock, low sodium if commercial
10 oz frozen organic corn
1 T cider vinegar, plus more if needed for deglazing
Shredded medium cheddar
Shredded monterey jack
Sour cream
Tortilla chips
Chopped cilantro