Black Beans, Sausage and Rice

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 30 mins

My whole family enjoys this easy dish. I make it often with cornbread on the side.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large family skillet with lid, heat oil on medium heat.
  2. Add onion, green onion and garlic; sauté until soft.
  3. Add sausage and Creole seasoning.
  4. Once sausage is slightly brown, add Rotel and black beans.
  5. Stir until just combined.
  6. Pour chicken broth into measuring cup and add water to measure 2 cups.
  7. Add 1-cup rice and broth, water mixture to skillet.
  8. Stir until combined.
  9. Bring to a boil, cover and reduce heat to a simmer.
  10. Cook until rice is cooked through and mixture is thickened slightly.
Most Helpful

5 5

I made this last night for supper and it was terrific! We had worked out all afternoon in the yard and I needed something fast and able to utilize what I had on hand. Today is Thanksgiving and there was no way I was going to the store last night! I used one cup of salsa and 2 cups of water. Used one teaspoon of Cajun seasoning and one teaspoon garlic, one-half teaspoon salt. No green onions in the fridge. The only step I did differently was to wait until the end to add the black beans. We ate it with a simple green salad on the side. It was quite filling! Daydasa, thank you for sharing your recipe! I will be making often!

5 5

Easy and delicious!

This recipe was great, very easy and quick to make. I tweaked by using already cooked brown rice, and shrimp instead of sausage. This recipe would be easy to add a lot of variations depending on what I have on hand. Thanks!