Roasted Tomatillo and Black Bean Soup

Tomatillo, Corn, and Black Bean Soup

It’s taken a while, but I finally love cooking. I used to be the impatient type, only wanting to cook …

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Slow-Cooked Black Bean Chili

Slow-Cooked Black Bean Chili

When I first got into food, I started reading food blogs incessantly. And by reading, I mean looking at the …

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Chipotle Black Bean Stuffed Delicata Squash

Stuffed Delicata (5 of 6)

This photograph is everything that our current weather is not. It’s the coldest day of the year here in Indianapolis. …

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Chocolate Black Bean Cookies

Chocolate Black Bean Cookies

Here at A Couple Cooks, we love healthy, nutritious, whole foods. We also love the excuse for a little splurge. …

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Sweet Potato and Black Bean Enchiladas

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Enchiladas

Here’s one of our favorite recipes we’ve made over the years. We first developed it when we first started our …

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Mexican Black Bean Quinoa

Mexican Black Bean Quinoa

We couldn’t resist but give you a 2 in 1 recipe!  That filling from the quinoa black bean burritos works …

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Quinoa Black Bean Burritos

Black Bean Quinoa Burritos

We’ve had an intense couple of weeks!  We recently took a road trip home to visit my family in Minnesota, …

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Roasted Squash and Portabello Tacos


Working with local ingredients in Indiana through the cold season can be a challenge. However, we’ve made it all the …

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