Zesty Black Bean Chili
- Makes: 4 servings
- Yield: 5 cups
- Prep 10 mins
- Cook 20 mins
Turkey kielbasa keeps the fat low in this 30-minute bean chili. Salsa helps make its spicy sauce.
thick and chunky salsa
black beans, rinsed and drained
vegetable juice or hot-style vegetable juice
fully cooked turkey kielbasa (Polish sausage), halved lengthwise and sliced (1-3/4 cups)
bottled minced garlic or 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
Dairy sour cream or plain low-fat yogurt (optional)
Sliced green onion and/or chopped red onion (optional)
Chopped avocado (optional)
- In a large saucepan, stir together salsa, beans, vegetable juice, turkey kielbasa, water, chili powder, and garlic. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, covered, for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally. Ladle chili into bowls. Top with sour cream, onion and avocado, if you like. Serve with Cumin-Cheddar Corn Bread. Makes 4 (1-1/4 cup) main-dish servings.
(Zesty Black Bean Chili)Servings Per Recipe 4, vit. A (IU) 1555, calcium (mg) 61, iron (mg) 3, vit. C (mg) 24, cal. (kcal) 210, sat. fat (g) 2, sodium (mg) 1878, Fat, total (g) 5, carb. (g) 28, pro. (g) 16, chol. (mg) 35, fiber (g) 6