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17 votes


Simply delicious!

Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (3 beneficials)
  • Type A Non Secretor (1 beneficials)
  • Type AB (4 beneficials)
  • Type AB Non Secretor (4 beneficials)
  • Type B (1 beneficials)
  • Type B Non Secretor (2 beneficials)
  • Type O (0 beneficials)
  • Type O Non Secretor (1 beneficials)
  • Entree
  • Seasoning Mix---Combine all ingredients in a small bowl until evenly distributed.
  • 1 Tablespoon flour (millet or brown rice will work)
  • 2 Tablespoons instant minced onion
  • 1 Tablespoon chili powder (or substitute 1-2 tsp cumin powder)
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon or less red pepper, optional
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic (see note below for onion and garlic changes)
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin (or eliminate chili powder and use 1-2 tsp cumin powder, as stated above)
  • 1 # lean ground beef or turkey or chicken (either works fine)
  • 2 (15-1/2-oz.) cans great northern beans (I prefer Bush's brand)
  • 2 cups water
  • Chili Seasoning, the whole amount above
  • 2 stalks celery, chopped
  • Note: You can use fresh chopped onion and 1 minced clove of garlic in place of the instant ones listed in the seasoning mix, and brown these with the meat.
How to make it:
  1. Brown ground beef or turkey or chicken over medium heat in a pot suitable enough for making chili or soup.
  2. Drain, if desired.
  3. Add beans, water, seasoning mix, and celery.
  4. Bring to a simmer, reduce heat to medium low, and allow to cook for about 30 minutes, or until desired thickness, stirring occasionally

BTD Core Ingredients Analysis:

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Garlic1 ,2 B N B B N B N B
Rice Cake/Flour3 ,4 ,5 B N B B B B N N
Celery/ Celery Juice2 ,3 B N B B N N N N
Northern Bean2 N N N N N N N N
Turkey2 N B B B N N N N

BTD Variations and Substitutions Analysis:

Herb/Spice Product(s)
NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Chili Powder- A N N N N N N N

[1] This recipe uses ingredients rich in lignans.
[2] This recipe uses ingredients which may help limit bacterial overgrowth.
[3] This recipe uses ingredients which may be high in pesticides.
[4] This recipe uses ingredients which may be genetically modified .
[5] This recipe uses ingredients which are high in phytates.

  • This recipe is low in common allergens.
  • This recipe is gluten free.
  • This recipe uses ecologically friendly ingredients.

    If an ingredient is an avoid for your blood type, then try using a BTD compliant variant/substitute or leaving the item out of the recipe.

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    Revision History:
    • Revised Oct 01, 2007 at 03:45 PM By: Rodney