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Salsa Chicken Salad with Black Beans

Salsa Chicken Salad with Black Beans

When it comes to finger-lickin’ chicken, you probably want to steer clear of the fried stuff that comes in a bucket. Instead, buy it broiled from the deli section of your supermarket (or cook it yourself). One of the many bonuses is that you’re ...
Vegan Black Bean & Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Vegan Black Bean & Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Crunchy tacos and rolled burritos are great anytime Mexican meals. But for a dish that really gets the fiesta started this Cinco de Mayo, entertain with vegan enchiladas. No one will miss the meat with this hearty combination of sweet potatoes, black ...
Vegan Chile-Lime Black Bean Quesadillas

Vegan Chile-Lime Black Bean Quesadillas

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo the meat-free way this year. Quesadillas, traditionally made with cheese, chicken or beef, get a vegan makeover in this recipe—and they’re just as easy (if not easier!) to make as meaty Mexican dishes. The fantastic-ness lies ...
Mini Beanie Burgers

Mini Beanie Burgers

Burgers are better when they’re made from beans! Get your (gluten-free) buns ready for a patty with plenty of sass. These tasty temptations may be tiny in size, but they’re big in flavor, spiced nicely with cumin, cilantro and rosemary. S ...
Sweet Potato & Black Bean Nachos

Sweet Potato & Black Bean Nachos

Piled high, nachos are more of a meal than an appetizer. But if you fill your plate with deep-fried chips, clogging cheese and over-the-top toppings, your tummy may be headed for trouble. Instead, sub in healthy favorites, starting with oven-baked sw ...
Sweet Potato & Black Bean Vegan Pot Pie

Sweet Potato & Black Bean Vegan Pot Pie

Pot pie is one of those comfort foods that warms our bellies and bones during the cold winter months. My version is filled with nourishing sweet potatoes and black beans loaded with fiber, antioxidants and healthy protein. The cornmeal crust compleme ...
Black Bean & Corn Quesadillas

Black Bean & Corn Quesadillas

The word quesadilla translates to “cheesy little thing”””but not all recipes require heavy amounts of the gooey, melted stuff. In this version, black beans are mashed and combined with corn kernels, tomato salsa, herbs and a little ...