The Black Eyed Peas Chicken Chili recipe is the closest we have for good luck. If you want to swap out the chicken for pork which is also a sign of good luck, go right ahead.
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Black Eyed Peas Chicken Chili Recipe
Hoppin' John is a symbol of good luck for the New Year. And after the year we have all had this past year, we don't want to jinx anything for the next one.I feel that as long as you eat black eyed peas no matter what they are in, will bring good luck. When I was younger, my dad used to eat Herring at midnight. However, I'm not a fish person.
Another New Year's superstition is to leave the door at midnight to let the old year out and the new year in unimpeded. Which we definitely want after this year.
The Chicken Chili recipe is the closest we have for good luck. If you want to swap out the chicken for pork which is also a sign of good luck, go right ahead. There's still time to put this together for tomorrow.
Chicken Chili Ingredients
- Chicken, cooked and shredded
- Onion, diced
- Fire Roasted Diced Tomatoes
- Bag Frozen Corn
- Northern Beans, rinsed
- Black-Eyed Peas, rinsed
- Garlic Powder
- Black Pepper
- Chili Powder
- *For exact amounts, please see recipe card below.
How to Make Black Eyed Peas
Put all ingredients into a 6 Qt. Crockpot and mix well.
Cook on low for 6-7 hours.
Serve with a garnish of shredded cheese (optional) or crackers if desired.
Enjoy this hearty dish!
- 1 ½ lbs. Chicken, cooked and shredded
- Onion, diced
- 3—14 oz. cans Fire Roasted Diced Tomatoes
- Small Bag Frozen Corn
- 1—15 oz. can Northern Beans, rinsed
- 15 oz. can Black-Eyed Peas, rinsed
- 4 cups Water
- 2 tsp. Garlic Powder
- 1 tsp. each Black Pepper & Salt
- 2 tsp. Chili Powder
- Tbsp. Cumin
- Put all ingredients into a 6 Qt. Crockpot and mix well.
- Cook on low for 6-7 hours.
- Serve with a garnish of shredded cheese or crackers if desired.
- Enjoy this hearty dish!
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Amount Per Serving Calories 941Total Fat 16gSaturated Fat 4gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 10gCholesterol 80mgSodium 1450mgCarbohydrates 143gFiber 54gSugar 32gProtein 68g
Nutrition may vary depending on the products used.
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