Rescue this undersed bean from the back of the cupboard and rustle up wonderfully hearty recipes with our great black bean recipes.
Save time this summer and batch cook this easy vegetarian baked sweet potato recipe. Simply smother sweet potatoes in spicy chipotle paste, bake in the oven and top with black beans, sharp green olives, tangy feta and plenty of fresh lime and coriander.
Make this beef and black bean chow mein for an easy Chinese dinner. Crispy soy-marinated beef, fresh spring onions and egg noodles in a glossy black bean sauce combine for an speedy 30-min meal.
This simple chicken dinner – packed with caramelised onions and peppers – gets its heat from cajun spices and finely diced red chilli
For a vegetarian feast that's sure to impress, try this easy taco recipe with a surprising coffee twist
Swapping flour for black beans in these squidgy brownies makes them totally gluten-free, so everyone can tuck in!
For a great vegan lunch idea, try this black bean and sweet potato wrap recipe. Making the most of hearty root veg, these tasty tortillas are stuffed with Mexican black beans, tender spinach and earthy sweet potato chunks.
This vegetarian twist on a Tex-Mex classic makes tofu the star of the show, absorbing all the flavours of the spicy buffalo sauce for a lunchtime bowl full of flavour
Loaded with black beans, fiery chilli and fragrant herbs, these veggie-friendly patties pack some serious heat. Top with creamy avocado and yet more chilli for a boredom-busting, Mexican-inspired midweek meal
Discover Middle Eastern flavours with our rainbow salad and falafel recipe, made using black beans and sweet potato.
This easy chicken recipe is bursting with flavour; fiery sriracha-roasted chicken drumsticks with a beautiful side salad packed with earthy beetroot, creamy avocado and hearty black beans
These quesadillas combine mozzarella, mashed avocado and a mix of sun-dried and cherry tomatoes with lime, coriander and black beans for a Mexican taste sensation. This easy, vegetarian recipe makes a great midweek meal.
These burrito bowls are, well, burritos without the tortilla! But bursting with flavour; think chilli-spiced brown rice, black beans, avocado and tomatoes
Making a Mexican-inspired burrito is a great way to spend your time. No matter how long it takes. Filled with plenty of vegetables and a blean bean filling that takes 24 hours to prepare, these black bean burritos are more than worth the effort involved.
These cute little black bean tofu cups pack some serious Asian flavours and make a great light lunch or snack.
Who needs a takeaway, when you can make this delicious Ken Hom recipe at home? The subtle, savoury taste of black bean paste is a great match with beef; the peppers add a tasty crunch, the orange zest adds some pep, while the chillies add some fire.