Easy Black Bean Chili


Lauren Raziano

Easy Black Bean Chili garnished with Sour Cream and Mexican Cheese

Lauren Raziano, Web Editor

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Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 25 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Category: Recipes

Cuisine: Mexican 



Vegetable oil

1 Whole Onion

1/2 Green Pepper

1 tbsp. minced garlic

1 tbsp. tomato paste


Ground Pepper

1 tsp. chili powder

1/2 tsp. cumin

2 whole cans of black beans, with liquid

Sour cream, for garnish

Mexican cheese, for garnish

Sliced avocado, for garnish

Chopped fresh cilantro, for garnish


  1. In a large pot add onion and oil, cook for about 5 minutes until translucent. Add green peppers  or other preferred vegetable
  2. Add minced garlic, Cumin, Chili powder, Salt and Pepper. Stir pot.
  3. Next, Add tomato paste to coat vegetables in pot
  4. Add black beans with liquid, Stir and let simmer for about 15 minutes
  5. Serve with your preferred garnishes ( Mexican Cheese, Sour Cream, Avocado, Cilantro) 

Recipe is loosely based off of, Delish.com: https://www.delish.com/cooking/recipe-ideas/recipes/a55504/easy-black-bean-soup-recipe/