This is a great hearty chili with real ingredients that can be quickly put into the crock pot or slow cooker for a delicious meal.
Sauté onion, peppers, and garlic in olive oil. Add ground beef. Add chili powder, cumin, black pepper, and salt to beef. Cook until beef is thoroughly browned. In slow cooker place beans, tomatoes, and sugar. Add cooked beef and veggies. Mix well. Cook on medium for 4-8 hours. Serve hot with grated cheese on top.