Combine ground beef and 1 1/2 tablespoons chili powder.
In a large pot, brown ground beef, onion, jalapeno, and garlic in a large pot. Drain any fat.
Add in remaining ingredients and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer uncovered 45-60 minutes or until chili has reached desired thickness.
Top with cheddar cheese, green onions, cilantro or other favorite toppings.
(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)