Instant Pot Spicy Black Beans

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Mar. 24, 2017

Spicy black beans are great to make in the Instant Pot. We will start with dry beans. We will do a quick soak, and then we will cook the beans.


Black beans 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Bacon pieces 3
Chopped white onion 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Cumin 2 Teaspoon
Salt 1/4 Teaspoon
Black pepper 1/4 Teaspoon
Pico de gallo 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs)
Water 12 Cup (192 tbs) , divided



1.In an insta pot, combine 6 cups of water with rinsed and cleaned black beans.

2.Cook for 2 minutes on manual setting and do a controlled quick release.

3.Once done drain beans and set aside.

4.Saute bacon and onions in insta pot until onions turn tender.

5.Add beans, salt, pepper, cumin, 6 cups of water and cook for 20 minutes (on high manual setting).

6.Add pico de gallo before serving.


7.Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 25 Minutes
Ready In: 25 Minutes
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 731Calories from Fat 70

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.3%

Saturated Fat 2 g10%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 850 mg35.42%

Total Carbohydrates 129 g43%

Dietary Fiber 26 g104%

Sugars 12 g

Protein 47 g94%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet