View Cart

Solar Oven Recipes No Meat Chili

Solar Oven Recipes

Chili without meat


  • 1 can Kidney Beans
  • 1 can black Beans
  • 1 can red beans
  • 2 cans pinto beans
  • 3 cans of whole stewed tomatoes
  • 1 can dice green chilies
  • 1 onion
  • 2 large cloves of garlic
  • 1 package chili mix any brand
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 tsp dried basil
  • 1/2 tsp black ground pepper
  • 1.5 tbsp salt ( more or less if desired)
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 2 beef bouillon cubes or it's vegetarian equivalent


  • Pre heat Solar Cooker and Pot.
  • Open and drain all cans of beans and rinse in bowl of water.
  • Lightly blend or chop tomatoes in a blender, do not puree.
  • Mix all of the ingredients together in a large bowl or pot.
  • Dilute bouillon cubes in small amount of water.
  • After mixing thoroughly put all ingredients into the pot or pan that will be used to cook in.
  • Transfer to solar cooker and orient to the sun.
  • Allow to cook for minimum of three up to six hours...the longer the better.

(* I cooked this in my Hot Pot, adding some height to my reflector panels using a windshield reflector, and had my chili at a stiff, rolling boil for most of the duration of the cook time.)

Return from Solar Oven Recipes No Meat Chili back to recipes page