September 22, 2020 · Written by Foodtolive Team

Texas Style Quinoa Bean Chili

This Texas Style Quinoa Bean Chili made with a delicious blend of warming spices, packed full of healthy vegetables and plenty of savory flavor.

Prep Time: 20 min | Cook Time: 40 min | Total Time: 1-hour | Servings: 6


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  1. Place dry beans in a large container and cover with cold water. Soak overnight. After the beans soak, drain and rinse them off.
  2. Heat oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add red onion, garlic and cook until soft, about 2 minutes.
  3. Add bell pepper, jalapeño, soaked beans, and vegetable broth. Bring to a boil, then reduce to a simmer and cook for 20-25 minutes.
  4. Add rinsed quinoa, diced tomatoes, corn kernels, tomato sauce, all spices, and salt. Simmer for another 15 minutes.
  5. Sprinkle with lime juice. Garnish with sour cream and cilantro. Enjoy!