Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili for Two

Category: Recipes, Soups & Stews

Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili for Two


  • 2 teaspoons of Olive Oil Marketplace EVOO
  • 1 small onion, finely diced
  • 1 small sweet potato, peeled and diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon of Olive Oil Marketplace Old Fashion Chili Seasoning
  • 1/8 teaspoon of salt, or to taste
  • 1 1/3 cups of water
  • 1 15-ounce can of black beans, rinsed
  • 1 cup of canned diced tomatoes
  • 2 teaspoons of lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons of chopped fresh cilantro


  1. Heat oil in a large saucepan over medium-high heat.
  2. Add onion and potato and cook, stirring often, until the onion is slightly softened, about 4 minutes. Add garlic, chili seasoning and salt and cook, stirring constantly, until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Add water, bring to a simmer, cover, reduce heat to maintain a gentle simmer and cook until the potato is tender, 10 to 12 minutes.
  3. Add beans, tomatoes and lime juice; increase heat to high and return to a simmer, stirring often. Reduce heat to maintain a simmer and cook until slightly reduced, about 4 minutes.
  4. Remove from the heat and stir in cilantro.