Black Bean and Beef Nachos

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recipe by Tenina Holder

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This tasty Black Bean and Beef Nachos recipe will spice up your day. Packed full of flavour and easy to make, it will satisfy your Mexican cravings.

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recipe updated Apr 30, 2020


  • Onion icon
    230g (about 1¾)
  • Dried black beans icon
    Dried black beans
    80g (about ½ cup)
  • Cilantro icon
    about ¼ cup (7g)
  • Tomato icon
    as needed
  • Avocado icon
    about ½ unit (82g)
  • Feta cheese icon
    Feta cheese
    50g (about 3½ tbsp)
  • Extra virgin olive oil icon
    Extra virgin olive oil
    22ml (1½ tbsp)
  • Garlic clove icon
    Garlic clove
  • Fresh chili icon
    Fresh chili
    1 (20g)
  • Cumin seeds icon
    Cumin seeds
    1 tsp (2g)
  • Cayenne pepper icon
    Cayenne pepper
    1 pinch
  • Dried oregano icon
    Dried oregano
    1 tbsp (2g)
  • Ground beef icon
    Ground beef
    500g (about 2¼ cups)
  • Raw cane sugar icon
    Raw cane sugar
    1 tsp (5g)
  • Umami paste icon
    Umami paste
    20g (about 1⅛ tbsp)
  • Corn kernels icon
    Corn kernels
    250g (about 1½ cups)
  • Tomato purée icon
    Tomato purée
    273ml (1⅛ cups)
  • Sea salt icon
    Sea salt
    1 pinch
  • Lemon juice icon
    Lemon juice
    20g (about ¾)
  • Tortilla chips icon
    Tortilla chips
    as needed
  • Sour cream icon
    Sour cream
    as needed


  • kCook icon TM5
  • kCook icon Large serving bowl
  • kCook icon Tm5 bowl

Step preview

  1. Add extra virgin olive oil, onion, garlic clove, fresh chili, cumin seeds, cayenne pepper and dried oregano to the TM5 bowl
  2. Fit TM5 bowl to TM5
  3. Chop - approx 3 sec, speed 5
  4. Sauté - approx 5 min, varoma, speed 1
  5. Then add ground beef, raw cane sugar and umami paste to the TM5 bowl
  6. Cook - approx 5 min, varoma, reverse speed 1
  7. Then add dried black beans, corn kernels and tomato purée to the TM5 bowl
  8. Cook - approx 5 min, 100°C, reverse speed 1
  9. Then add sea salt, cilantro and lemon juice to the TM5 bowl
  10. Stir - approx 10 sec, reverse speed 1
  11. Transfer content of TM5 bowl to large serving bowl
  12. Arrange tortilla chips, tomato and avocado in the large serving bowl
  13. Add feta cheese and sour cream to the large serving bowl
  14. Serve
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