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Classic Black Beans Recipe

Looking for an easy Classic Black Beans recipe? Learn how to make Classic Black Beans using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by bernsgyrl

Makes 4 servings



Delicious traditional black bean (and rice) recipe that is great for a low cholesterol diet and high in protein!

Recipe Ingredients for Classic Black Beans

2 tbsp. Olive Oil
1/2 cup onion, finely chopped
1/4 cup red pepper, chopped
15 1/2 oz. black beans, undrained
3/4 cup water
1 tsp. oregano
1 tbsp. cider vinegar

Recipe Directions for Classic Black Beans

Heat oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add oinion and pepper; cook until tender, about 8-10 minutes. Stir in remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer 10 minutes. Serve over your favorite type of rice.
Categories

Beans, Main Dish, Side Dish, American-Southern, Quick, Simmer, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 185.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
130
Calories from Fat
61
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.8g
10%
Saturated Fat
1.0g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
418mg
17%
Potassium
43mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
16.7g
6%
Dietary Fiber
5.7g
23%
Sugars
1.8g
Protein
4.6g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 18%
Calcium 6% Iron 10%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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