Beans aren’t only for the Mexican dishes. Here are some of the best recipes with beans that are real people pleasers.
We love beans as the main ingredient in many dishes. They are perfect replacements for meat in protein-rich meals, but it doesn’t mean they cannot go well with traditional dishes. We have a few great recipes for seasonal BBQs as well.
So get your cooking hat on and get ready for some fantastic recipes with beans to open the new season. Enjoy!
Recipes in this Post
Slow Cooker White Bean Stew
Not your average soup! Fresh, hot, and full of flavor. Follow this link for the method.
Cucumber and Cannellini Bean Salad with Dill
Mix ingredients in just minutes with this easy no-cook bean salad recipe. Perfect for summer evenings when you don’t want to heat the kitchen. Follow this link for the instructions.
The Best Ever Cowboy Baked Beans
Nothing says fall and football season like a hearty recipe that you can make on the grill. Follow this article for the complete method.
Classic Corn and Black Bean Salad
This is an excellent recipe for traditional corn and black bean salad. See the link for the complete cooking method.
Creamy White Bean and Turkey Pumpkin Chili
Ready in less than an hour, this turkey pumpkin chili is a deliciously hearty meal-in-one-bowl using pantry pumpkin puree and cannellini beans. See the article for the list of ingredients and instructions.
White Bean Turkey Chili
White Bean Turkey Chili is hearty, healthy turkey chili with white beans, fresh lime and plenty of spice. See this link for the cooking instructions.
Quinoa Mango Black Bean Salad
Sweet and spicy come together in this Quinoa Mango Black Bean Salad with Smoky Pepitas and Chipotle Lime Vinaigrette. Perfect for lunch, potluck or picnic. See the article for the complete instructions.
Creamy White Bean Soup with Kale, Rosemary & Lemon
This is a delicious recipe for creamy white bean soup with kale, rosemary, and lemon. Follow this article for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.
Vegan BBQ Black Bean Meatballs
These vegan BBQ black bean meatballs are perfect as an appetizer, or to store in your freezer when you need some balls to throw in your spaghetti sauce. Follow this link for the instructions.
Easy Spanish Rice with Beans
This is a terrific easy Spanish rice with beans recipe. See the link for the complete instructions.
Sweet Potato and Black Bean Stew
This Sweet Potato & Black Bean Stew is the perfect comforting dish to make during this cold weather. It is so simple and extremely inexpensive, costing around $5 for the whole meal. Follow the article for the complete cooking method.
Spicy Bean, Lentil, and Spinach Soup
What a terrific spicy bean, lentil, and spinach soup. See this article for the method.
Tuscan White Bean Soup
This Tuscan White Bean Soup is the perfect slow cooker soup recipe for a chilly night. See the link for the complete instructions.
Sweet Pineapple Baked Beans
These Sweet Pineapple Baked Beans are the perfect side dish. Beans with pineapple chunks, pineapple juice, and brown sugar – great for potlucks and BBQs. Follow this link for the instructions.
Pinto Bean and Potato Tostadas
Pinto Bean and Potato Tostadas are quick, easy, and delicious. Seasoned beans and potatoes piled high on shredded lettuce, topped with sliced avocado. See this link for the complete recipe.
Vegan Pinto Bean Soup
The best vegan pinto bean soup recipe from scratch. Naturally thick and creamy without the addition of any thickeners, with deep layers of smoky flavors from Mexican seasonings, smoked paprika, bay, and thyme. See this article for the cooking instructions.
Cajun Red Beans and Rice
Spice your dinner up tonight and make this Cajun Red Beans and Rice Recipe. See the link for the cooking instructions.
Swiss Chard with Orzo, Cannellini Beans, and Pancetta
A recipe for Swiss Chard with Orzo, Cannellini Beans and Pancetta. The ultimate one-pot meal or side dish has greens, beans, pasta and bacon, all in one. Follow the link for the cooking method.
Verde Chicken Soup
This easy Verde Chicken Soup is a bowlful of tasty. It’s on the lighter side too. This soup can be made in about 30 minutes and is perfect for a crowd. Follow the link for the complete recipe.
Southwestern Black Bean Casserole
Create your Mexican restaurant in your house with this delicious meal.
Check out a delicious southwestern black bean casserole. See the article for the complete method.
Chicken Black Bean Casserole
Learn how to make this easy chicken black bean casserole recipe. It’s very adaptable and sure to be your next family favorite. See the article for the complete instructions.
Black Bean Mushroom Carrot Soup
This 20-minute Black Bean Mushroom Carrot Soup is a quick and effortless meal and a great source of nourishment and fulfillment. Follow this article for the cooking instructions.