Guatemalan Black Beans

READY IN: 2hrs 15mins
Recipe by Recipe Junkie

I had a friend in college who was from Guatemala, and I got this recipe from her.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In large kettle, cover beans with 2" water.
  2. Add garlic.
  3. Bring water to boil.
  4. Turn fire down to soft boil and cover.
  5. Cook 1 hour.
  6. When beans are soft, add onions and salt and simmer 1/2 hour - 1 hour more.

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