Spicy Chorizo & Black Beans

7
Barbara Pace

By
@GOODFOODGROUPIE

I was trying to think of a new recipe to serve at a Mexican themed get together & this is the result. It is so versatile! It may be served as a side dish or in a bowl, as an entree with yellow rice &/or cornbread. It also makes for an interesting burrito filling.
You can make it less spicy by using plain diced tomatoes for some of the Rotel tomatoes, and omitting the jalapeno.

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Serves:
10 - 12
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    bacon, chopped
  • 1 lb
    fresh uncooked mexican chorizo, casings removed
  • 1 large
    yellow onion, chopped
  • 1
    jalapeno pepper, seeded, finely chopped
  • 3 can(s)
    rotel original diced tomatoes & green chilies
  • 3 can(s)
    (26.5 ozs. each) black beans, drained and rinsed
  • ·
    cilantro, chopped (optional)

How to Make Spicy Chorizo & Black Beans

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook the bacon in a large pot over medium-high heat until brown and crisp. Remove pot from stove & drain most of grease from pan.
  2. Add the chorizo to the bacon in the pot, breaking up the sausage into smaller pieces until it starts to brown and crisp, 5 - 6 minutes.
  3. Add the onion and jalapeno; mix well. Cook until they begin to soften, 4 - 5 minutes.
  4. Stir in the tomatoes; cook, stirring until the tomatoes begin to break down and the ingredients come together, 4 - 5 minutes
  5. Add beans; mix well and reduce heat to medium. Cook, covered, 8 -10 minutes.
  6. Taste and add salt, if needed.
    Serve with cilantro, if desired.

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About Spicy Chorizo & Black Beans

Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: Mexican
Hashtag: #Fiesta time




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