Orange-Infused Black Beans

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Orange Infused Black BeansRecipe

Photo: Jennifer Causey Styling: Mindi Shapiro Levine

The addition of orange rind and herbs elevates this pantry staple into a vibrant weeknight side.

Serves 4 (serving size: about 3/4 cup)


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1/3 cup water
1 tablespoon chopped fresh oregano
2 teaspoons grated orange rind
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
2 (15-ounce) cans unsalted black beans, rinsed and drained
2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil


1. Combine first 6 ingredients in a saucepan over medium heat. Cover and cook 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Stir in basil.

Created date

April 2016

Nutritional Information

Calories 156
Fat 0.1 g
Satfat 0.0 g
Monofat 0.0 g
Polyfat 0.0 g
Protein 11 g
Carbohydrate 28 g
Fiber 9 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 3 mg
Sodium 263 mg
Calcium 101 mg
Sugars 0 g
Est. Added Sugars 0 g