Chili Cook Off Winners

Congratulations to our Chili Cook-Off winners: Joan Nowaczynski, first place; Jim Davis, second place; and Rev. Sandie, third place.  Honorable mentions:  Teresa Anderson, Matt Peters, and Linda Smith.  Thanks to everyone who brought chili, a side dish, or helped in any way!  Here is Joan’s prize winning recipe:

Venison Chili
1 lg onion, sautéed
4 lbs venison
1 small can tomato sauce
3 small cans tomato paste
2 c water (adjust later) 
1 lg tbsp cumin
1 tbsp chili powder 
¼ c Mae Ploy Sweet Chili Sauce
Salt and pepper 
3 cans red beans (rinse) 
1 lg tbsp ghee (butter) 
2 tbsp brown sugar 
1 lg tbsp chicken base