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Southwestern Chicken and Beans

  • Prep 30 min
  • Total 30 min
  • Ingredients 5
  • Servings 4

Ingredients

1
lb of chicken breast cut into medium pieces
1
packet (1 oz) of Old El Paso™ taco seasoning mix
1
can (15 oz) black beans, rinsed and strainted
1
can (11 oz) of with red and green peppers, don't strain
1/4
cup of water

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
% Daily Value
% Daily Value*:
Exchanges:
Free
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
No nutrition information available for this recipe

Expert Tips

You can use pinto beans (or any other bean) instead of black beans.

I love preparing recipes from different cultures for my family, especially when they're filled with flavor and help me save money and time in the kitchen. As a mother, I try to adhere to my food budget without sacrificing quality and taste. Whether you're trying to save money, time or just want to prepare an easy dish, this chicken and Mexican beans recipe is perfect for you. You only need 5 ingredients and a few minutes to create a delicious dinner. I hope you like it!

Add a bit of fresh cilantro as garnish and to give it a touch of flavor.

You can serve with tortillas.

Directions

  • 1 Apply cooking spray on a saucepan. Place the chicken in the saucepan and cook over medium-high heat for 8-10 minute and stir occasionally.
  • 2 Add the taco seasoning, beans, corn and water. Cook the mixture over medium-high heat for 8-10 minutes.
  • 3 Stir the mixture constantly until the sauce thickens a bit and reaches the desired consistency.

I love preparing recipes from different cultures for my family, especially when they're filled with flavor and help me save money and time in the kitchen. As a mother, I try to adhere to my food budget without sacrificing quality and taste. Whether you're trying to save money, time or just want to prepare an easy dish, this chicken and Mexican beans recipe is perfect for you. You only need 5 ingredients and a few minutes to create a delicious dinner. I hope you like it!

Rate and Comment

Carla Gutierrez Carla Gutierrez
October 13, 2016

I love preparing recipes from different cultures for my family, especially when they're filled with flavor and help me save money and time in the kitchen. As a mother, I try to adhere to my food budget without sacrificing quality and taste. Whether you're trying to save money, time or just want to prepare an easy dish, this chicken and Mexican beans recipe is perfect for you. You only need 5 ingredients and a few minutes to create a delicious dinner. I hope you like it!