Read All About

Life on the Bus

Alaskan Railroad Chili

Alaskan Railroad chili

Alaskan Railroad Chili

After a fun day out in the Bay of Alaska watching whales, puffins and sea lions, it’s nice to come back to camp and enjoy a warm hearty bowl of Alaskan Railroad Chili! This simple recipe is a nice twist on chili.


Ground Beef
Chopped Onion
1 can Tomato Sauce
1 can Diced  Tomato
Chili Seasoning Mix (like McCormick)
1-1 1/2 teaspoons cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon allspice
1-2 Tablespoons Brown Sugar
1 cup Real Bacon Bits
2 cans kidney beans, drain
Shredded Cheddar Cheese (opt)
Fresh Diced Onion (opt)
1 lb. Cooked Spaghetti

Brown your ground beef and onions in a a pan and drain off the fat. Add in the tomato sauce, diced tomatoes, chili seasoning, cinnamon, allspice, brown sugar bacon bits, and kidney beans, and simmer. Cook your pasta as directed. Serve the chili over the pasta and top with cheese or fresh onions. Yum!