Easy to Make Black Bean Beef Chili Recipe

Black Bean Beef Chili Recipe – delicious, easy-to-make, cozy stew perfect for cold Fall and Winter days!


Black Bean Beef Chili Ingredients:

  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 onion , chopped
  • 5 garlic cloves , chopped
  • 1 carrot , chopped
  • 1 tablespoon cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 3 tablespoons chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
  • 28 oz whole plum tomatoes , from the can
  • 1 cup beef broth
  • 15 oz black beans , from the can
  • salt to taste


  • 1/4 cup grated cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup green onions
  • 1/4 cup sour cream


  1. Heat vegetable oil in a large skillet, add ground beef and cook until browned and all juices came out on medium heat covered – about 10-15 minutes. Drain from grease and juices.
  2. In a large pan, heat olive oil on medium heat, add onions and garlic, cook for about 3 minutes, add carrot and continue cooking for 2 more minutes, stirring.
  3. Add cumin, paprika, chili powder, Italian seasoning to the onion mixture and continue cooking, stirring, to mix everything well. Add cooked and drained ground beef from step 1.
  4. Add canned tomatoes with juices, slicing tomatoes into small chunks before adding. Add beef broth. Bring mixture to boil and cook covered on low heat, simmering, for 1 hour.
  5. After 1 hour, add black beans, salt and continue cooking for 20 more minutes, covered.
  6. To serve, top with grated cheddar cheese, chopped green onions and sour cream.