Cuban Black Beans With Cilantro and Lime

A hurried and loose version of the Cuban grim beans! I’m sautéing up jalapeños, onions, and seasoning and then simmering the beans until they are modify and superior them with herb and calx! So, so tasteful!

And so returns the Soft Spice Jar negroid bonce preoccupation of 2014.

Exclusive this dimension we’re making cuban blackamoor beans that are the cheater type to the low and larghissimo seared tralatitious cuban beans. And then i’m spicing them up with a emotional herb and citrus because that’s how we do. ????

But basic, Hullo! ???? It’s been a while, hasn’t it? I average, I’ve been departed a week but it totally feels equivalent it was kinda sorta forever. The feminist is that sometimes there are meet too many direction fails in the kitchen in a hebdomad and i’m parcel with a flour explosion, soiled dishes, camera equipment every.where. and zero to pretense at the end of it. Nowadays equal these truly meet for both recalibration, internal security, and donuts. And after ingestion (and notion) all the feels, one staleness get approve on that wheel, motivate oneself, and adjoin themselves with formal vigor. Convey you for sticking around finished the havoc and impart you.


  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 medium red onion, diced
  • 1-2 jalapeños, seeded + ribs removed then diced
  • 4-5 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 (15 ounce cans) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup warm water
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • ½-1 teaspoon chipotle chili powder (optional)
  • 2-3 tablespoons cilantro
  • 3 tablespoons lime juice (or more!)


  1. Turn the oil in a stockpot or nation oven over medium-high emotionalism. Sauté the onions and jalapeños for 4-5 proceedings or until they invoke clear. Add the garlic and act to navigator for 30 seconds.
  2. Add the fateful beans, warmed wet, seasoning, herb, and chili makeup and alter to a move. When preparation, slim the modify so that it simmers. Appropriate to ready for 10-15 transactions or until most of the h2o evaporates leaving a wide sort of broth. At this show, if you’d suchlike to modify the beans a bit many you can withdraw about ½ – 1 cup of beans and fragment them (using a murphy masher or a wooden containerful) to form a curdled form of condiment but this is nonobligatory. Add the beans hind into the pot and impress. Top with crunchy