Today, I want to share with you my special recipe for Turkey Chili that is as healthy as it is delicious. Trust me, once you try it, it’s going to become a staple in your home during chili season.


  • 1lb ground turkey
  • 1 tablespoon avocado oil
  • 1/2 white onion, finely chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 red bell pepper, diced
  • 1 packet of chili seasoning
  • 28 oz can of fire-roasted tomatoes
  • 1 can pinto beans, rinsed
  • 1 can red kidney beans, rinsed
  • 4 oz can diced green chilies
  • 2 cups chicken broth

Optional Toppings:

  • Shredded cheese
  • Fresh cilantro, chopped
  • Tortilla chips for serving


Prep Work:

  1. Begin by preparing your ingredients: dice the onion, mince the garlic, and chop the red bell pepper. Make sure to rinse both types of beans under cold water.

Cooking Process:

  1. Heat a large pot over medium heat and add the avocado oil.
  2. Once the oil is shimmering, add the chopped onions and minced garlic. Sauté for a few minutes until the onions become translucent.
  3. Add the ground turkey to the pot. Use a wooden spoon to break it apart as it cooks, ensuring even browning.
  4. Once the turkey is mostly cooked through, sprinkle over the packet of chili seasoning.
  5. Add the diced red bell pepper to the pot, stirring to combine.
  6. Introduce the fire-roasted tomatoes, rinsed pinto beans, rinsed red kidney beans, and diced green chilies into the pot. The fire-roasted tomatoes add a smoky depth of flavor that really enhances the overall dish.
  7. Pour in the chicken broth. The amount of broth you use can be adjusted based on how thick or soupy you prefer your chili.
  8. Stir everything together, then allow the chili to simmer for 20-30 minutes. .
  9. Taste test and adjust seasoning as necessary.

Serving Suggestions:

Some shredded cheese, a sprinkle of fresh cilantro, and a handful of crunchy tortilla chips can really take this dish over the top.

Final Thoughts:

There you have it—a Turkey Chili that’s not only easy to make but also packed with flavor and goodness. Whether you’re looking to warm up on a chilly evening or needing a substantial meal to fuel your family, this turkey chili promises to deliver satisfaction in every spoonful.