Let the taste of Brazil simmer in your home all day. When you're ready, spoon out this hot, hearty stew and count down the days till Festival.
Using tomato paste, Italian seasonings and cloves, this is a tasty alternative to traditional beef stew.
Red wine and oregano gives this slow cooker stew a little hint of Italy. You don't want to listen to the full-on accordion with this one, maybe just a little Sinatra. Inspired by papaduck's "Italian Beef Stew."
Okay, here's the tailgating plan. Make this big pot of chili one night late in the week, then let it sit in the fridge until game day. The flavors will mesh together like linemen on a perfectly-called draw play, and you'll be the one hearing the fans' cheers.