For the uninitiated, a chili bun is a chili dog minus the dog. It’s a regional specific food that exists in the central Appalachian mountain range.
Amon’s Sugar Shack Chili Bun Recipe
5lbs. of ground beef
4 cups dried onions
3/4 gal. water
Cover and cook until done, making sure crumbly as possible.
Drain almost all water.
Add 8 tbs. chili powder
2 tbs. salt
1 tbs. sugar
1/3 gal. tomato puree, mix well, let sit 30 min.”