Very Simple Black Beans (Caraotas Negras)

Total Time
40mins
Prep
5 mins
Cook
35 mins

These beans cook down and creat a thick, rich sauce. Good to serve over rice or arepas. From Cooking Light.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Add onion and bell pepper to pan; cook 5 minutes or until tender, stirring occasionally. Stir in sugar, garlic, black pepper, and cumin; cook 1 minute, stirring constantly.
  2. Stir in 1 cup water and beans; bring to a boil. Partially cover, reduce heat, and simmer 30 minutes or until slightly thick, stirring frequently. Remove from heat, and stir in vinegar.