Southwest Turkey Chili
1 lb ground turkey
In a large stew pot over medium-high heat, combine turkey, onion, garlic and all the seasonings. Cook, stirring occasionally, until turkey is no longer pink. Add tomato paste, water, tomatoes, celery and red pepper. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low. Simmer for 1 hour.
Add the beans and simmer for an additional 20 minutes. Stir in the cheese just before serving. Serve warm, topped with additional grated cheese.
To make "mole" style recipe, add 1-1/2 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder (not dutch process).
Add 1/2 cup chopped, fresh cilantro with tomatoes.
Top with sour cream, corn chips and Hot Pepper or Crimson Fire!