SMOKY CHIPOTLE BLACK BEANS RECIPE – FOOD.COM
Total time: 20 minutes
Prep time: 20 minutes
Yield: 4 serving(s)
|2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil|
|1/2 onion, chopped|
|3 garlic cloves, crushed|
|2 cups cooked black beans or 2 cups canned black beans, rinsed and drained|
|1/2 cup water|
|1 carrot, chopped in small pieces|
|2 tablespoons tomato paste|
|2 chipotle chiles in adobo, minced (set 2 tsp of adobo sauce aside)|
|1 tablespoon red wine vinegar|
|1 teaspoon sweet smoked paprika|
|1/2 teaspoon cumin|
|1 tablespoon honey or 1 tablespoon sugar|
|fresh cilantro, minced|
- Heat olive oil over medium-high heat until it begins to smoke. Add onions, and cook until translucent. Add carrot and sauté until it begins to soften slightly.
- Turn heat to medium and add garlic, cumin, paprika, and minced chipotle peppers. Sauté for 1-2 minutes, then mix in water, tomato paste, and reserved adobo sauce. Stir to combine, then add beans immediately.
- When the beans are hot, add vinegar and honey or sugar. Cover and simmer over low heat for 10-15 minutes, stirring occasionally.
- Sprinkle with fresh cilantro before serving over rice.
Calories 213.8, FatContent 7.4, SaturatedFatContent 1.1, CholesterolContent 0, SodiumContent 77.2, CarbohydrateContent 30.3, FiberContent 8.8, SugarContent 6.7, ProteinContent 8.5
How do you cook black beans at Chipotle?
These copycat Chipotle Black Beans are easy to make, inexpensive, and healthy! Add to burritos and salads or serve with rice for a tasty vegetarian meal. In a Dutch oven or large pot over medium high heat, heat oil until shimmering. Add onion and cook until softened, about 5 minutes.
How to cook black beans in the oven?
Add the black beans to the Dutch oven, then add the bay leaves, chipotle chili peppers, and the adobo sauce. Add the bay leaves and cumin next. Pour in the water. Stir well, then cover. Bring the pot of beans to a boil. Reduce the heat and let it simmer for 2 ½ hours, stirring every 15 minutes for even cooking and so no beans stick to the bottom.
What are copycopycat Chipotle black beans?
Copycat Chipotle black beans is an easy recipe to make ahead or use for your weekly meal prep. Learn how to cook these Mexican beans from scratch on the stove using a Dutch oven.
Are Chipotle’s black beans healthy?
These copycat Chipotle Black Beans are easy to make, inexpensive, and healthy! Add to burritos and salads or serve with rice for a tasty vegetarian meal. I love the complex, smoky flavor or Chipotle’s black beans. Unlike my first black beans recipe, this version has no bacon and no bell peppers, but it’s just as hearty and delicious.