The Best Black Beans for Tacos


These simple spiced black beans are ready in 10 minutes and are the perfect addition to tacos, burritos, nachos or served in tacos salads. Easy to make with just 6 ingredients, these black beans for tacos are budget friendly and naturally vegan, gluten free and plant based.

Why you will love this recipe

Simple, easy to make

Delicious, healthy  ingredients

10 Minutes

Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Plant Based


Black beansWaterTomato pasteSaltGround cuminChili powder

Step 1

Rinse and drain the black beans.


Step 2

Add the black beans, water, tomato paste and spices to a large skillet.


Step 3

Cook over medium heat stirring regularly until the water starts to cook off (8-10 minutes).


TacosBurritosBurrito bowlsTaco saladsWith eggsIn breakfast tacosOn top of nachos

Ways to use spiced black beans: