11 Next-Level Chili Recipes You Have to Try

Black beans and ground beef? Yawn.

When it’s sweater weather, there’s nothing more comforting than digging into a giant bowl of chili. There’s only one problem: We’ve been cooking our old standby since forever (or at least since ‘N Sync was still a band). Grab a spoon and amp up your chili repertoire with these 11 recipes.

The Best Bowls of Chili in the Whole Damn Country

Veggie Chili Mac

Cheese, avocado, pinwheels and chili: A more perfect union has never been created.

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Chili And Cornbread Waffles

Remember that gym membership? Um, might want to use it after eating these.

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Chili-stuffed Cornbread Muffins

Make a tray for your next dinner party (or just eat them all yourself; we won’t judge).

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Chocolate-chipotle Colorado-style Chili

Wait, this is what they eat in Colorado? BRB, moving to a cottage in the Rockies.

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Oh My Veggies

Slow Cooker Quinoa White Chili With Roasted Poblanos

Is there anything quinoa can’t do? (No. The answer is no.)

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Cincinnati Chili

Wait, did we say we were moving to Colorado? We meant Cincinnati.

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Chili-stuffed Zucchini Boats

If we eat these every night for the rest of our lives, we’ll never have to do dishes again.

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Buffalo Chicken Chili

Only slightly less messy than the wings.

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Black Bean Chili With Chocolate & Coconut

A little bit sweet, slightly rich and very tasty.

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