White Chicken Chili

Recipe By: Calphalon Team  -  Originally Published: 10/5/2012


For an even faster weeknight dinner, pick up a freshly-roasted rotisserie chicken from your local market.

  • Servings: Serves 8
  • Prep Time: Less than 30 Minutes
  • Cook Time: Less than 60 Minutes
  • Level: Beginner
  • Course: Entrée


1 Tbsp. vegetable oil

2 c. chopped onion

1 green bell pepper, chopped

1 small jalapeno pepper, minced

2 garlic cloves, minced

1 7-oz. can diced green chilies

2 tsp. ground cumin

1 1/2 tsp. dried oregano

1 tsp. ground coriander

1 tsp. salt

1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper

4 c. cooked chicken meat, diced or shredded

2 15.5-oz. cans cannellini beans, rinsed and drained

3 large Roma tomatoes, cut into large pieces

1 c. beer

2 c. chicken stock

1/2 c. cilantro, coarsely chopped


Heat the oil in a 5-qt. Dutch oven over medium heat.  Add the onion and peppers and sauté about 3 - 4 minutes or until the vegetables are tender. 

Add the garlic, green chilies, cumin, oregano, coriander, salt and pepper and mix into the vegetables. 

Add the chicken, beans, tomatoes, beer and chicken stock and bring to a simmer. 

Reduce the heat to low and cook for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. 

Re-season with salt and pepper to taste and stir in the cilantro.  Serve.

As included with our Calphalon Enamel Cast Iron 5 Qt. Dutch Oven SKU 1821046