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ham black bean and rice skillet dinner

Recipe by
Denise Miles
Auburn, AL

Wanted to make a main meal with Ham. I could find what I envisioned, so I made my own. It' So flavorful and very filling! My family and Me Love it!

yield 8 -10
prep time 15 Min
cook time 20 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For ham black bean and rice skillet dinner

  • 1-1/2 c
    diced ham
  • 1/2 c
    diced yellow onion
  • 2 c
    white rice
  • 4 c
    chicken broth
  • 2 clove
  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 1 can
    black beans-rinsed/drained
  • 1 can
    diced tomatoes

How To Make ham black bean and rice skillet dinner

  • 1
    In a deep Skillet, heat olive oil at med heat. Add diced onion and diced garlic. Stir until onion is clear, and garlic is fragrant. Toss in diced Ham. Stir.
  • 2
    Reduce heat, and add drained beans and canned tomatoes. Stir in Chili powder, add salt to taste. Bring up the heat to med. Cover. Cook to reduce liquid.
  • 3
    Add in Rice. Stir. Slowly add in chicken broth. Heat skillet to boiling, then reduce to a simmer until liquid is absorbed. As soon as that happens, sprinkle with shredded cheese of your choice. cover until cheese has melted.