Quick and Easy Black Bean Recipe

One of my sisters sent me this recipe for black beans and it is SO quick, easy and delicious it’s definitely a keeper.

Works great as a side dish on its own or over some brown rice.  For the full recipe – World Famous Black Beans

Simple (and handy) ingredients like onion, canned black beans, tomato paste, chicken (or vegetable) broth, and a few spices combine in a quick cooking dish that’s really flavorful!

Couple of notes:
– the recipe as is doesn’t make a ton, so if you try it and like it, doubling may be a good idea, or maybe that’s just me since I like dishes that make leftovers 🙂
– the lime is “optional” but I’ve made it with and without….definitely like it better with lime, and I added a little lime zest too
– I’ve added spinach and really liked it, just cut back on the broth a little (I just added maybe 1/2 to 1 cup of frozen Trader Joe’s spinach)
– the picture above isn’t the greatest and it’s during cooking so it does thicken up more than what’s shown!


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Joyfully divorced, Diane is passionate about sharing her story, experience, wisdom and insight from this beautifully brutal life. Passionate about heartfelt connection in all areas of her life she is a public introvert and most enjoys connecting with and spending quality time with friends, chosen family and clients that are uplifting and inspiring. Her core values of connection, humor, integrity, authentic alignment influence all aspects of her life. She is intentional in all that she does. Diane is the founder and owner of Between the Lines LLC Ghostwriting Services and McDermott Real Estate LLC
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