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Chipotle Black Beans Recipe (Vegetarian)

Chipotle Black Beans Recipe is high in fiber and protein, loaded with vegetables, and great added to tacos or a burrito bowl. These restaurant-quality black beans are made with either dried or canned beans (your choice!).

Stir in some chipotle chilis, peppers, onion, spices and you’re all set. Perfect to meal prep, make ahead, or batch cook.

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This Chipotle black beans recipe is fantastic in Black Bean Omelettes,  Quinoa Salad with Black Beans, or Black Bean Shakshuka. Easy simple black beans to add to your next Meatless Monday, Taco Tuesday, or any night of the week.

These black beans are a perfect pantry staple dinner, and a great way to use those extra beans you have in your cupboard. I love batch cooking a big pot of these beans on the weekend to use in lunches and dinners throughout the week – enjoy extra beans anytime!

This Chipotle Black Beans Recipe Is:

  • Spicy
  • Herby
  • Filling
  • Delicious
  • Great to meal prep, batch cook, or make ahead!
  • Vegan/Vegetarian
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Make Chipotle Black Beans Vegetarian

This vegetarian black beans recipe is a simple way to get extra veggies in your diet. I’m all about making recipes plant-based when I can. Vegan cooking does NOT have to be bland, boring, or flavorless… It’s quite the opposite when done right. By building meals around vegan pantry staples and swapping in a few plant-based ingredients you can make better meals for you and your family.

I made a list of my 125 favorite vegan pantry ingredients that we use on a weekly basis, and check out all my vegan recipes here that are on The Herbeevore. These easy and tasty recipes are fantastic meatless and dairy free meals for your table.

What’s In This Burrito Black Beans Recipe?

I get fresh produce from my garden and from Misfits Market– they sell fantastic fruit, vegetables, & pantry staples at a discounted price. We get Misfit boxes every other week and love picking out favorite produce for delivery. Get $10 off your first box here!

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How Do I Make Chipotle Black Beans?

Stove Top Directions with Canned Beans

  1. In a large pot, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the onion and sauté for 5 minutes until the onion begins to soften.
  2. Add the dried chopped chipotle peppers and black beans. Stir in the chili powder, paprika, cumin, oregano, and vegetable stock. Mix well to combine. Add the bay leaves and salt, cover, and bring to a boil. Once boiling, cover and reduce to a simmer.
  3. Cook for 25 minutes, remove the bay leaves, and squeeze in fresh lime juice.
  4. Add to tacos, burrito bowls, or just enjoy by themselves. 

Instant Pot Directions with Dried Beans

  1. In the Instant Pot, heat the olive oil over medium heat and set to Sauté mode. Add the onion and cook for 5 minutes until the onion begins to soften.
  2. Add the dried chopped chipotle peppers and black beans. Stir in the chili powder, paprika, cumin, oregano, and vegetable stock. Mix well to combine. Add the bay leaves and salt, and seal the Instant Pot lid. Set to Pressure Cook (or Manual/High mode, depending on your model), and cook for 40 minutes.
  3. Once 40 minutes has passed, allow the beans to naturally release for 15 more minutes. Then carefully quickly release the remainder of the steam. Remove lid, discard the bay leaves, and squeeze in fresh lime juice.
  4. Add to tacos, burrito bowls, or just enjoy by themselves. 

More High Fiber Black Bean Recipes You’ll Love!

Black Bean Soup with Avocado Recipe 

Black Bean Queso Dip Recipe 

Mango Chili with Black Beans Recipe 

Black Bean & Pumpkin Quesadilla Recipe 

Black Bean Coconut Soup Recipe 

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Chipotle Black Beans Recipe

Kelly Jensen
Chipotle Black Beans Recipe is high in fiber and protein, loaded with vegetables, and great added to tacos or a burrito bowl. These restaurant-quality black beans are made with either dried or canned beans (your choice!). Stir in some chipotle chilis, peppers, onion, spices and you’re all set. Perfect to meal prep, make ahead, or batch cook.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Course Dinner, Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 8 servings
Calories 207 kcal

Ingredients
  

Stove Top Recipe with Canned Beans

  • 2 14-ounce cans black beans cooked, low sodium if possible
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 onion chopped
  • 2 tablespoons dried chipotle peppers chopped
  • 1 teaspoon each paprika, chili powder, cumin, oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon Himalayan sea salt
  • 1/2 cup vegetable stock
  • 2 bay leaves
  • Juice of 1 lime about 1-2 tablespoons

Instant Pot Recipe with Dried Beans

Instructions
 

Stove Top Directions with Canned Beans

  • In a large pot, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the onion and sauté for 5 minutes until the onion begins to soften.
  • Add the dried chopped chipotle peppers and black beans. Stir in the chili powder, paprika, cumin, oregano, and vegetable stock. Mix well to combine. Add the bay leaves and salt, cover, and bring to a boil. Once boiling, cover and reduce to a simmer.
  • Cook for 25 minutes, remove the bay leaves, and squeeze in fresh lime juice.
  • Add to tacos, burrito bowls, or just enjoy by themselves.

Instant Pot Directions with Dried Beans

  • In the Instant Pot, heat the olive oil over medium heat and set to Sauté mode. Add the onion and cook for 5 minutes until the onion begins to soften.
  • Add the dried chopped chipotle peppers and black beans. Stir in the chili powder, paprika, cumin, oregano, and vegetable stock. Mix well to combine. Add the bay leaves and salt, and seal the Instant Pot lid. Set to Pressure Cook (or Manual/High mode, depending on your model), and cook for 40 minutes.
  • Once 40 minutes has passed, allow the beans to naturally release for 15 more minutes. Then carefully quickly release the remainder of the steam. Remove lid, discard the bay leaves, and squeeze in fresh lime juice.
  • Add to tacos, burrito bowls, or just enjoy by themselves.

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Notes

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Nutrition

Calories: 207kcalCarbohydrates: 38gProtein: 13gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 83mgPotassium: 904mgFiber: 9gSugar: 2gVitamin A: 498IUVitamin C: 21mgCalcium: 82mgIron: 3mg
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