Ham Black Bean and Rice Skillet Dinner

Denise Miles


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!


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15 Min
20 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 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(s)
    black beans-rinsed/drained
  • 1 can(s)
    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.

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About Ham Black Bean and Rice Skillet Dinner

Course/Dish: Tacos & Burritos
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Spanish
Hashtag: #skillet meal

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