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Beans and Legumes

Looking for recipes to make with beans? This recipe for Easy Black Beans and Rice with Smoked Sausage is perfect for busy nights. Want to spice things up? Try this Dirty Rice with Beans and Andouille Sausage. And don’t forget to check out The Best Black Bean Recipes.

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili Recipe

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili

We’ve combined two of our recent dinner time favorites – Chicken Enchiladas and Chili – into this new recipe for Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili. Tender chunks of chicken, black beans, diced tomatoes, and corn simmer in a creamy, cheesy, enchilada flavored chili base for a creative take on a bowl of chili. A big thank …

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Pumpkin Black Bean Turkey Chili + Tips on How NOT to Make Chili

Pumpkin Black Bean Turkey Chili

Pumpkin and Turkey Black Bean Chili is a great fall chili recipe with tons of flavor. Even better, it’s super easy to make! Creating This Turkey Pumpkin Chili Recipe If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen me talking about plans to make my Beefy Kidney Bean Chili for dinner last night. Well, that didn’t …

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Easy Chicken Tostadas

Easy Chicken and Bean Tostadas

I like to keep my pantry well stocked with lots of canned beans because they’re one of my favorite pantry staples and go-to ingredients for quick, inexpensive meals. Beans are perfect when you have a small amount of leftover meal that you’d like to stretch a little a little further, which is exactly what I did in …

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Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Stuffed Peppers are kind of a classic meal from my childhood. I remember my mom stuffing green peppers with a Mexican ground beef and rice mixture. They were super easy and something I enjoyed. Consider these Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers and updated version of that classic childhood meal. The rice in the recipe is swapped …

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Fall Mexican Rice Bowls

These Fall Mexican Rice Bowls are an easy recipe that I put together a few weeks ago. I was chatting with Chef Connie Guttersen about putting together a new, simple family meal idea. Connie challenged me to create a recipe that aimed for simple, easy, and everyday. She suggested that I develop a recipe that contained …

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homemade spanish rice taco salad bowls

Spanish Rice Taco Salad Bowls

Homemade Spanish Rice loaded with all your favorite taco toppings for a tasty Taco Salad Bowl I don’t have any beautifully styled photos for your today (Just keeping it real here!). Only a recipe for Homemade Spanish Rice and Taco Salad Bowls with a photo snapped on Instagram as that is how our busy summer …

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black bean mexican pizza recipe

Black Bean Mexican Pizza

Three of my favorite things: Black Beans, Mexican, and Pizza all in one recipe. I knew from the start that this was going to be a quick favorite around here. There’s nothing gourmet about it. But sometimes that’s not what I’m craving. In fact, I’d been craving ooey, gooey, cheesy Mexican all week and this …

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Southwest Protein Breakfast Bowls with Sweet Potato and Black Beans

The Best Black Bean Recipes

The Best Black Bean Recipe: Here are some of the best black bean recipes to add to your recipe rotation! These recipes using black beans and tried and true and some of our favorite ways to use black beans. Get cooking with those beans and try out a new recipe for black beans! I love …

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black bean and sweet potato chili

Sweet Potato Black Bean Chili

Black beans, sweet potatoes, fire roasted salsa, and poblanos pair with black beans in this hearty, easy meatless Sweet Potato Black Bean Chili. Click HERE to save this recipe for Sweet Potato Black Bean Chili! Sweet Potato Black Bean Chili Recipe I’m tempted to call this “Emergency Black Bean Chili” because we definitely had an “emergency” …

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