Real Refried Beans

READY IN: 6hrs 15mins
Recipe by Phoenix Food Queen

I currently live in Arizona and I have a brother in law who is from Mexico and taught me a very good and easy way to make authentic refried beans. These are my favorite! I can't stand canned refried beans. I hope you enjoy!

Top Review by Andtototoo

So easy and so delicious! I wouldn't change a thing.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. wash pinto beans and remove any fragments.
  2. place pig's foot or ham hock in crock pot, add beans, jalapeno, onion, cumin, coriander powder, and garlic.
  3. Add water to cover.
  4. Cook on high until beans are soft.
  5. Remove pig's foot or ham hock.
  6. Scoop out beans and mash or puree and in skillet with heated oil add beans and stir til heated.
  7. Or you can eat the beans with tortillas with out mashing and refrying! Delish either ways!
  8. Salt as desired.

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