Mexican Refried Beans

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    Mexican Refried Beans are one of the easiest and most versatile recipes out there. Perfect for any season and so many dishes, I’m a firm believer that every home cook should be able to whip a quick batch with a few pantry essentials.

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes! #refriedbeans #mexicansidedish www.savoryexperiments.com

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes!

    There is no better way to make easy refried beans than with Luck’s Beans! Luck’s has the highest quality standards, delivering premium bean and fruits since 1947. Soaked and simmered in a creamy pork seasoned sauce, they have a soft texture and amazing taste.

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes!

    Mexican Refried Beans can be used to make some slammin’ nachos, burritos or tacos. I even serve mine in taco salad and as a stand-alone dip.

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes! #refriedbeans #mexicansidedish www.savoryexperiments.com

    It’s that tasty that all you need are some homemade tortilla chips and you are all set! And of course, they are the best as a side dish!

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes! #refriedbeans #mexicansidedish www.savoryexperiments.com

    This easy refried bean recipe is also super versatile. No garlic? No big deal! Just omit it or add a little garlic powder. Same goes for cumin and chili powder. The cheese can also be substituted depending on what you have on hand.

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes! #refriedbeans #mexicansidedish www.savoryexperiments.com

    While cheddar is my preferred cheese, pepper jack and Colby cheese are also good options. Or make it with no cheese at all for those with dairy allergies.

    And while I always have either canned green chilis or frozen Hatch chilies on hand, this too can be omitted or substituted for chipotle peppers, jalapenos or any other type of pepper. Even habanero or roasted poblano for a smoky flavor.

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes! #refriedbeans #mexicansidedish www.savoryexperiments.com

    If you like my Mexican Refried Beans, here are some other Latin inspired meals to serve them with as a side dish!

     

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes! #refriedbeans #mexicansidedish www.savoryexperiments.com

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    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes! #refriedbeans #mexicansidedish www.savoryexperiments.com
    Mexican Refried Beans
    Prep Time
    5 mins
    Cook Time
    10 mins
    Total Time
    15 mins
     

    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes!

    Course: Side Dish
    Cuisine: Mexican
    Keyword: homemade refried beans, mexican refried beans
    Servings: 4
    Calories: 303 kcal
    Ingredients
    • 2 15- ounce cans Luck’s Pinto Beans , undrained
    • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
    • 3 garlic cloves , minced
    • 1 teaspoon cumin
    • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
    • 4.5 ounces canned green chilies , drained
    • ¾ cup cheddar cheese , shredded
    Instructions
    1. Heat vegetable oil in a heavy bottom sauce pan. Add minced garlic, cumin and cayenne pepper. Sauté for 1-2 minutes or until fragrant. 

    2. Add both cans of Luck’s Pinto Beans, heat for 3-4 minutes. 

    3. Using a potato masher or large fork, mash beans well until desired consistency. 

    4. Fold in green chilies and shredded cheddar cheese. 

    5. Serve immediately. 

    6. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was! 

    Nutrition Facts
    Mexican Refried Beans
    Amount Per Serving
    Calories 303 Calories from Fat 99
    % Daily Value*
    Fat 11g17%
    Saturated Fat 7g44%
    Cholesterol 22mg7%
    Sodium 240mg10%
    Potassium 574mg16%
    Carbohydrates 35g12%
    Fiber 12g50%
    Sugar 1g1%
    Protein 16g32%
    Vitamin A 420IU8%
    Vitamin C 5.9mg7%
    Calcium 217mg22%
    Iron 3mg17%
    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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    Mexican Refried Beans are an easy homemade refried bean recipe using pinto beans, green chilies, cheese and Mexican spices. Ready in just 15 minutes! #refriedbeans #mexicansidedish www.savoryexperiments.com

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Luck’s.

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