Joining the Movement: Health-Conscious Ingredients

The gluten-free movement continues to gain momentum, and guess what? Those of you who are gluten-free or health-conscious might take comfort in knowing Johnson Chili ingredients are all gluten-free. Taking the theme a little further, our chili, available in Traditional and Hot-N-Spicy flavors, is made with only the finest, organic USDA-inspected and approved beef and…
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Twin Cities Welcome Johnson Chili

Those chili-loving fairy god mothers are at it again! Johnson Chili is now available in Minnesota. HyVee store locations throughout the Twin Cities, where nearly 60 percent of the state’s residents live, are now host to our Traditional and Hot-N-Spicy flavors. You’ll find them in the frozen meat products aisle. Our expansion into Minnesota adds…
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Explaining the Chili Brick

A Chili Brick? What in the world? It’s a real thing; let us explain. A Chili Brick, made of ground beef, pork, and a specialty blend of spices, is bound together by creating a thick roux – a mixture of flour and fat cooked together – to thicken the sauce and then put into a…
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Economics and Hunger Drive Demand

Economics 101 and chili seem like an unnatural duo, but are they? Think about it. Basic economics tells us demand drives production, and in the case of chili, hunger drives demand. This is why our business recipe is one of customer-driven cravings – chili enthusiasts tell us where they want our products, and we work…
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Mile High Chili Love Grows with Amazon Fresh

Have we got news for you! If you’re located in the Denver Metro Area, getting your hands (or forks) on your favorite Johnson Chili products just got easier. The ever-loved ecommerce site, Amazon, now carries Johnson Chili through its grocery delivery service, Amazon Fresh. And guess what else? Amazon Fresh also carries our new product,…
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Recipe Contest: Collecting Family Favorites

There’s nothing like family recipes to please generations of nostalgia-hungry palates. If you’re willing, we want to get our hands on those Johnson Chili-infused family favorites to include in our ever-growing Johnson Chili Recipe Collection. Original or Hot-N-Spicy creations, share your family recipes with us by Wednesday, January 31st, via our Facebook page or email…
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Spreading Holiday Cheer and Culinary Joy

The holiday season is upon us. As festive menus are finalized and cheerful get togethers with family and friends are coordinated, Johnson Chili wishes you and your loved ones a joyous and peaceful season. At Johnson Chili, we’re thankful for you. And even more grateful for your appreciation of our generations old chili recipe. It’s…
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Win Folks Over with our Cincinnati-Style Chili Recipe

You never know when or where you’re going to come across your next favorite recipe. Take Cincinnati-Style Chili for example. It’s a regional spin on traditional favorites (chili and spaghetti), tracing its roots back to Cincinnati, OH, where there are said to more than 250 “chili parlors” specializing in the dish. We like to think…
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Johnson Chili White Queso Dip Recipe

Queso dip is fast becoming as All-American as hot dogs and apple pie. You can join in this momentum and cook up your very own homemade queso dip with Johnson Chili. For your next football tailgate party, office potluck or any day of the week, we’ve got the only recipe you need for a straightforward…
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Make Johnson Chili the House Guest You Don’t Want to Leave

Are family and friends descending upon you and your home for the Thanksgiving holiday? If so, as you already know, Holiday company often means grocery store visits, food-prep and timely coordination of meals and snacks. Johnson Chili wants to help. Use Johnson Chili to mix up your traditional chili recipe or try something new like…
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