Black Beans & Rice Recipe

1
2
3
4
5
5 from 1 vote
Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Darlene Hanson Modified: March 24, 2022
Black Beans & Rice Recipe

How To Make Black Beans & Rice

Black beans and rice flavored with a squeeze of lime juice, garlic, and spices for a filling and hearty rice recipe cooked to perfection that you will love.

Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 25 minutes
Total: 30 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 2tbspolive oil
  • 1onion,finely chopped
  • 5garlic cloves,minced
  • tspground cumin
  • 2cupuncooked white rice,long grain or jasmine rice
  • 4cupschicken broth,or stock
  • 28ozblack beans,drained and rinsed
  • 4tbsplime juice,adjust to your tastes
  • 4tbspcoriander,or parsley, finely chopped, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Heat oil in a stockpot or saucepan over medium-high heat. Add the onion and sauté until the onion is transparent.

  2. Add the garlic and sauté for a further minute. Add the cumin and rice, mix the flavors through, and sauté for a further minute.

  3. Pour in the broth and beans, bring to a boil, cover, reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes, or until rice is tender.

  4. Remove from heat and drizzle with a small amount of olive oil, lime juice, and cilantro.

  5. Taste test; season with a little salt and pepper, only if needed and as desired.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 606.78kcal
  • Fat: 7.07g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.33g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 3.77g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.36g
  • Carbohydrates: 109.07g
  • Fiber: 16.80g
  • Sugar: 4.82g
  • Protein: 28.38g
  • Cholesterol: 3.60mg
  • Sodium: 179.75mg
  • Calcium: 159.52mg
  • Potassium: 1717.50mg
  • Iron: 6.38mg
  • Vitamin A: 1.61µg
  • Vitamin C: 4.85mg
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Related Recipes

Rice & Risotto

Cheese Rice Recipe

An improvement for your regular minute rice with the flavor of sharp cheddar and enriched with milk and eggs, plus a delicious kick from a bit of paprika.

1 hr 5 mins

Rice & Risotto

Cajun Rice Recipe

Bring on the authentic Southern flavors with this easy Cajun rice recipe that takes less than half an hour to whip up.

20 mins

Rice & Risotto

Cheesy Spanish Rice Recipe

Have a spoonful of Spain with this cheesy Spanish rice recipe. Rice mixed with your favorite salsa and loaded with sharp cheese and topped with rich butter.
40 mins

Fried Rice

Chicken Fried Rice Recipe

Say no to takeaway and savor this homemade fried rice! This 25-minute dish is made with brown rice tossed with carrots and peas.
25 mins

Rice & Risotto

Cauliflower Rice Recipe

Our easy-to-make cauliflower rice recipe is definitely healthy and tasty! You just need three ingredients to prepare this nutritious rice substitution!
10 mins

Cookies

Oreo Rice Recipe

For a unique take on dessert, this Oreo rice is a must-try. It combines rice, Oreo cookies, and cream in one rich and unusually delicious treat.

2 mins

Fried Rice

Dirty Rice Recipe

Looking for a way to flavor up white rice? This dirty rice recipe should do the trick! It combines ground beef, chicken broth, and sausage for a meaty dish.
50 mins

Rice & Risotto

Glorified Rice Recipe

Glorified rice is a traditional midwestern salad dessert made with white rice, marshmallows, pineapple, and a topping of Maraschino cherry.
4 hrs 25 mins

Rice & Risotto

Spicy Rice Recipe

Whip up an easy 25-minute side dish in this spicy rice recipe. Enjoy a flavor-packed bite made with cayenne, chicken stock, and tomatoes.

25 mins

Rice & Risotto

Southern Dirty Rice Recipe

Take a trip down south with this Louisiana classic. Prepare some innards and some broth, it will be a nice twist to your usual fried rice.

45 mins
Comments

Leave a comment

Replying to