Chilli Bean Dip

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by christie

A fabulous hot dip that tastes great on french bread or corn chips.

Top Review by katew

I did not know quite what to expect but this was really really good, quite rich too with the bacon. I doubled the recipe and served half with pita for lunch and tonight I will re heat with melted cheese on top and take it out to dinner.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat butter and oil in a large frypan and lightly fry bacon, onion and garlic.
  2. Add cumin, basil and chilli powder and cook gently for 2 minutes.
  3. Add beans and mash.
  4. Cook over a low heat stirring often.
  5. Add tomato paste and vinegar and continue to cook until bubbling.
  6. Serve.
  7. OPTIONAL:Transfer to oven safe serving dish and put some grated cheese on top and heat till cheese is melted before serving.

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