Spicey Cheese Baked Beans w/Rice

Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal


Try this for your next cookout, or as main dish! Very hearty and feeds a crowd.
Growing up in large family, we had to find ways to stretch our dinners. This is simply a baked bean dish with some added rice. Baked with cheese. Delish!!

★★★★★ 1 vote
A crowd
10 Min
30 Min
Stove Top


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onion chopped
grated garlic cloves
1 small
pepper chopped (any color) used yellow for contrast
1/4 c
can green chillis or jalepenos chopped
1 can(s)
cannelini beans (drained and rinsed)
1 can(s)
black beans (drained and rinsed)
1 can(s)
pinto beans (drained and rinsed)
1 can(s)
baked beans or chili beans
1 c
cooked rice
1 c
cottage cheese, small curd
1/4-1/2 c
pepper jack cheese (shredded) cheddar less intense heat

How to Make Spicey Cheese Baked Beans w/Rice


  • 1Saute in olive oil onions and peppers til soften a few mins. Grate garlic gloves into pan and cook another min.
    Add green chilis to pan stir for another min.
  • 2In large baking pan add all beans, pour peppers and onions over beans and stir.
    Next stir in cooked rice then cottage cheese.
    S&P and chilli powder.
  • 3Topped with grated cheese and bake.
    Bake at 350 for 25-30 min till heated through and cheese is melted.

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About Spicey Cheese Baked Beans w/Rice

Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtags: #hot, #beans, #baked, #cheeses

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