Black Bean & Sweet Potato Quinoa Burgers

Black Bean & Sweet Potato Quinoa Burger

Quinoa burgers with black beans, sweet potatoes, green chiles and roasted red peppers topped with white cheddar cheese and a spicy avocado salsa to brighten things up. The green chiles along with chili powder and cumin give it a slight pop of heat and the roasted red pepper, onion and garlic give … [Read more...]

Baked Sweet Potato and Black Bean Taquitos

Sweet Potato & Black Bean Taquitos

Sweet potatoes, black beans and corn rolled up in tortillas with cheddar, cream cheese and salsa. They're baked to a golden brown crunchiness with molten hot middles that equal totally delicious. … [Read more...]

Black Bean, Sweet Potato and Chicken Chili

Black Bean Sweet Potato Chicken Chili

Some times I find myself dreaming of being in a chili cook-off. This hearty, delicious chile with its earthy black beans, sweet potatoes, corn and tender pieces of chicken swimming in a sea of spicy tomatoes could be a top contender. … [Read more...]

Vegetable Enchiladas with Chile Gravy

Black Bean Enchiladas

Bubbly enchiladas loaded with black beans, corn, spinach and cheese baked in a smoky chile gravy. For 11 years I lived a mere hour's drive from the Mexican border. Sad to say … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Cuban Black Bean and Rice Bowls

Slow Cooker Cuban Black Beans

Cuban-style black beans go tex-mex! Served with rice they are a satisfying meal in themselves, especially when you load them up with toppings like sour cream, tomatoes, avocado and tortilla chips for scooping. Black beans have a ton of flavor all on their own. Their earthy flavor only intensifies … [Read more...]