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4.5 from 2 votes

Crockpot Cheater Chili

Chili without the chopping chore. Cheating? Maybe. Delicious? YES!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs 10 mins
Course: Entree
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6
Calories: 335kcal
Author: Kristin


  • 2 pounds lean ground beef (use Certified Angus Beef for best results)
  • 1 large onion (chopped, use frozen if you are in a rush!)
  • 32 ounces chunky salsa (your favorite)
  • 15 ounces chili beans in sauce (1 can)
  • 2 tablespoons chili powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspons cumin
  • salt and pepper to taste

optional toppings:

  • shredded cheddar, sour cream, cilantro


  • Brown the ground beef.
  • Add the ground beef and remaining ingredients to the crock pot.
  • Mix well.
  • Cook on low for 6-8 hours.


Nutrition information is approximate. Your results may be different due to different brands/products and measuring differences.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 335kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 38g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 93mg | Sodium: 1724mg | Potassium: 1351mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin A: 1525IU | Vitamin C: 5.4mg | Calcium: 96mg | Iron: 6.2mg