We support you, just not your browser.

Your browser hasn’t been updated in a while. For a better experience, we recommend upgrading to the latest version of IE, Google Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.

Español
  • Facebook
    0
  • Pinterest
    0
  • Save
    0
  • WhatsApp
  • Print
    0
  • Email
    0

Dominican Habichuelas Con Dulce

  • Prep 30 min
  • Total 2 hr 30 min
  • Ingredients 10
  • Servings 12
  • Facebook
    0
  • Pinterest
    0
  • Save
    0
  • WhatsApp
  • Print
    0
  • Email
    0

Ingredients

1
lb red kidney beans
1
can (13.5 oz) coconut milk
1
can (12 oz) evaporated milk
1
sweet potato, diced
1
cup sugar
1/2
teaspoon salt
10
whole cloves
2
cinnamon sticks
1/2
cup raisins
Cheerios™ cereal

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
320.0
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9.3g
14%
Saturated Fat
7.4g
37%
Cholesterol
8.2mg
3%
Sodium
147.3mg
6%
Total Carbohydrate
50.5g
17%
Dietary Fiber
10.2g
41%
Sugars
24.4g
Protein
11.9g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin C
5%
5%
Calcium
14.50%
14%
Iron
24.70%
25%
Exchanges:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Nutrition information for this recipe is estimated using a leading nutrition calculation application, but is an estimate only.  Actual nutrition values will vary based on the exact ingredients or brands you may use.

Powered By Edamam

Expert Tips

You can also add star anise and nutmeg for added flavors.

Directions

  • 1 Soak beans overnight in water to soften them. Rinse beans, place in a pot and add enough water to fully submerge.
  • 2 Boil until soft. Place beans with 2 cups from the pot of water in a blender and puree.
  • 3 Strain pureed beans and place in a pot with coconut milk and evaporated milk. Bring to a boil.
  • 4 Add sweet potatoes, sugar, salt, cloves, cinnamon sticks and raisins. Bring to a boil.
  • 5 Reduce heat and allow mixture to simmer until it thickens to a creamy consistency.
  • 6 Serve chilled and topped with Cheerios™.

When I was child, my grandmother used to prepare habichuelas con dulce, a Dominican beverage made with sweet beans. With a combination of red beans and spices, this traditional recipe is a must try!

Rate and Comment

Jesenia Montanez Jesenia Montanez
September 20, 2016

When I was child, my grandmother used to prepare habichuelas con dulce, a Dominican beverage made with sweet beans. With a combination of red beans and spices, this traditional recipe is a must try!