Brazilian Black Bean and Pork Stew

Total Time
9hrs 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 9 hrs

America's Test Kitchen

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook bacon in a large skillet over med-high heat until crisp, about 5 minutes.
  2. Stir in onion, tomato paste, garlic, chili powder, cumin, and coriander; cook until onions are softened and lightly browned, 8-10 minutes.
  3. Stir in water, scraping up any browned bits; transfer to slow cooker.
  4. Stir broth, beans, kielbasa, and bay leaves into slow cooker.
  5. Season pork with salt and pepper and nestle into slow cooker.
  6. Cover and cook until pork is tender, 9-11 hours on LOW or 5-7 hours on HIGH.
  7. Let stew settle for 5 minutes, then remove fat from surface using large spoon.
  8. Discard bay leaves (adjust stew consistency with additional broth if needed).
  9. Season to taste with salt and pepper; serve with Brazilian Hot sauce.


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Made this from the America's Test Kitchen cookbook. Absolutely delicious. Thanks for posting.

dianegrapegrower February 16, 2014

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