Black Bean Quinoa Chili

I found this recipe on line last week and immediately intrigued by the cooking instructions: put all ingredients in a pot and boil for an hour. The result is as fantastic as it is easy! Thanks to Lee Hersh and her Fit Foodie Finds blog for sharing this with the Ginhill family!

3 can black beans, low sodium, rinse
1 cup quinoa, uncooked, rinsed
3 cups vegetable stock, low sodium-2 cups water
1 can hominy or yellow sweet corn, rinsed
1 can diced tomatoes
1 tablespoon fresh cilantro, chopped
1 poblano pepper, finely diced
1 tablespoon minced garlic
1 green pepper, chopped
1/2 medium onion, diced
1 cinnamon stick
2-3 tablespoons chili powder
1 teaspoon cumin powder
1 teaspoon onion powder
1/2 teaspoon ground pepper
1/2 teaspoon salt
  1. Place all ingredients in a large pot. Turn heat to medium/high and bring to a rolling boil. Then, cover and let simmer on low for about an hour. Serve with diced green onions and avocado.


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