Cornbread Topped Chili Recipe: Crockpot Cooking {gluten-free}

 Cornbread Topped Chili Recipe

Cornbread Topped Chili Recipe: Crockpot Cooking {gluten-free}

If you haven’t noticed, we LOVE Chili around here!!! We have it probably once a week! It’s so easy to throw together in the morning and cook throughout the day in the crockpot. Come dinner…Voila! I love finding new ways to make it more delicious! Just be sure to use a gluten-free chili seasoning! Make sure to check out our Crockpot Chicken Chili Recipe if you enjoyed this Cornbread Topped Chili!


Cornbread Topped Chili Recipe


Cornbread topped chili recipe

15 minPrep Time

5 hr, 30 Cook Time

5 hr, 45 Total Time

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  • 2 lbs ground beef or turkey
  • 1 can (14.5 oz) kidney beans or pinto beans, drained and rinsed
  • 2 cans (14.5 oz size) stewed diced tomatoes
  • 1 can (4 oz) chopped green chiles
  • 1 Tbsp (more or less to taste) chili powder {make sure to use a gluten-free chili seasoning like this }
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 box (8.5 oz) cornbread mix
  • 1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese


  1. Brown the ground beef in a skillet, then add to crockpot.
  2. Add to the crockpot the beans, tomatoes, green chiles, and the chili powder, stir.
  3. Cover and cook on low for 5 to 6 hours.
  4. Prepare cornbread:
  5. Use the package directions and prepare the cornbread batter, then uncover the crockpot and drop the batter in little piles around the top of the hot mixture to form 'biscuits.'
  6. Cover and continue cooking on LOW for 30 more minutes or until the cornbread is cooked through.
  7. When fully cooked, uncover and sprinkle the shredded Cheddar cheese on top.
  8. Serve immediately in bowls with a couple cornbread 'biscuits' on top of each serving.
  9. Will serve 4 to 6.



144 cal


7 g


12 g


9 g
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Cornbread Topped Chili Recipe: Crockpot Cooking {gluten-free} was last modified: September 21st, 2016 by Bianca
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