Texas Bean Pot

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 143.7
  • Total Fat: 0.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 78.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 26.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 7.0 g
  • Protein: 8.0 g

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Number of Servings: 12


    1 lb. dried pinto beans
    1 onion, chopped
    1 jalepeno or other hot pepper, finely chopped
    1 tsp cilantro
    1 tsp cumin
    1 tsp ground black pepper
    4 cups chicken or beef broth
    hot sauce and/or red pepper flakes to taste (optional for non-Texans)
    1 can (10 oz) diced tomatos and green chilies


Combine all ingredients except tomatoes and chilies in a large pot. Bring to a boil and then reduce heat to medium-low and continue cooking until beans are tender (about 2 hours). Stir often and add water if needed. Stir in tomatoes and chilies and simmer until ready to serve.

Makes 12 servings of about 3/4 cup each.

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user NANCYJAC.

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