I've never frozen rice so I am not sure. I just made this for dinner with brown rice. So so so yummy!! Am I missing something? Congri is red beans, Moros is black. Agreed. Then you’ve got black beans, jumbled with rice and green bell pepper, and seasoned with cumin, lime and cilantro. This was deeeeeeeeelicious! https://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/cuban-rice-and-beans-3415040 Made it, only changed a few things. My boyfriend announced that – hands down – this is the best meal I've ever made. Side Dish Suggestions for Instant Pot Rice and Beans. What a great site! Transfer to a medium pot. ), and my mouth is literally watering! I just think 20 min was a bit much, the rice was overcooked. Using canned black beans (or precooked black beans) really speeds up the process significantly. Aime, I'm so happy you enjoyed it, this is one of the meals I can make at any time since I usually have all the ingredients on hand. Have made this many times and looking to save time and dishes. I am making this along with your cuban garlicky pork for dinner tonight. My family loved it! I’m sure it’s delicious, but you won’t be able to call it Cuban or congri. Or the way u make it is Jamaican rice ( which is about the same thing as ours!) Love love love your blog and books, thanks for all you do! I used brown rice (therefore two cups of water) and added garlic salt. Hi there! can you make it with raw beans instead of can beans?? It was a little bland – perhaps because of the extra water used. Depends what part of Cuba you’re from I think. Flavorful AND healthy! I decided to add some extra veggies this time around to stretch it out (celery, carrots etc), and some extra beans (awesome with red kidneys, too! Gina, I followed your steps which were very easy and it came out AWESOME!! This is a definite "make it again" dish! I added 1 cup of shredded chicken, topped it with crumbled light feta and served it with Tostidos Baked Scoops for a meal. Glad you tried something out of the norm for you. I used only red bell pepper because I don’t care for green peppers and used chicken broth instead of water and it was still sooo tasty! Never have eaten Cuban food I decided to give it a try. So happy to have found you, sincerest thanks for all you do including your accessible, welcoming spirit of communication and collaboration! It was all I had on hand and was worried I wouldn't be able to get it to turn out right, but the only change necessary was letting it simmer a little while longer (about 40 minutes). Sauteed veggies and spices and then HP for 4 minutes with a natural release. 1 tbsp. Any suggestions? ground round 2 tbsp. Instead of 1 cup I used 2 cups brown rice with 8 cups water. I made the Barbacoa Pork this week, which was fantastic and a big hit with the family, and I made the Arroz Congri as well. Add black beans to a large stock pot with water, half of the diced green pepper, half of the onion, 4 cloves of garlic, 1 tbsp salt and bay leaves. You cans enjoy this as a vegetarian main dish with a salad, or great as a side dish with steak, chicken or pork. Thanks! Can be mixed with chicken, in a burrito or taco salad…. If your husband has never heard of congri, he isn’t cuban. Add the onion, bell pepper, garlic, 1 teaspoon salt, and ¼ teaspoon pepper and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened, 5 to 7 minutes. Seriously, what a great dish. Makes 4 Servings. I just made it and it was delicious. Do you think this can be successfully made in a rice cooker? I love Goya black beans and I love this recipe. We love our rice and beans, but this was nothing at all like what we've eaten before . Right before I put the lid on mine, Nadja, I added just a little bit more water…maybe 1/4 of a cup or so. 22 %, Gatorbek's Cuban Pork, Black Beans, and Yellow Rice. Using a wooden spoon or a meat mallet, smash your ladle of black beans into the onion mixture and stir to combine. Sometimes I change the water with chicken broth… yumm! Thank you can’t wait to try some other recipes! He's lost 20, and I've lost 12, thanks to you keeping us on track with these awesome recipes. Kelly, You're right, I just rechecked. Taste and adjust seasonings as desired. It adds a little unique flavor. Make the moros. In a large stockpot cover beans with water and boil for 2 minutes. I opened my refrigerator this morning to find nothing much but a huge red pepper. I served it with Trader Joes salsa on top. I have one question about your web-site. The Cumin is a great , the smell of this cooking is amazing. I’ve made this twice, and both times it has had absolutely no flavor, and does not look like the picture. Thanks Gina!! For an easy side dish, try serving your Cuban black beans and rice with plantains! Cubans don’t use many hot spices. I would love an instant pot version of this!! Yum, Gina! Totally awesome!!!! I love black beans, and rice is a very common side dish in our house so this was just perfect! For those of you who must drain the beans, be sure to fill the can back with water so it won’t be too dry. Gina: I really want to make this but I hate the taste of undrained/unrinsed black beans. 2tspolive oil. Yeah that makes it totally not Cuban. Loved it! I make it closer to 400 per portion, would that be right? Dry roast the rice for 3 minutes, stirring occasionally, until rice is dry and aromatic. i made this today ahead of time as a side dish for workweek meals as i have been grilling a lot lately. I’ll admit, I have never seen it listed in a Cuban restaurant either. I plan on making this tonight and I am excited! It was excellent! Though I tend not to measure my spices (salt, etc) and just eye ball it. It just had to be cooked a little longer because of the brown rice but definitely a keeper. And do you add water or broth? I made this tonight for dinner. It was delicious!! Arroz Congri is an easy rice and beans recipe and traditional Cuban rice dish that makes a great weeknight meal for any family. I found it, right under my nose! I love congri, and order it every time I go out for Cuban food. Will try for 12 to 15 min next time!thanks! I would eat this for dinner for a very low cost meal. I added more liquid after the prescribed cooking time and cooked it longer but this ended up in a gummy mess. Quick and Delicioso Cuban Style Black Beans. Cook for around 10 minutes (check the cooking instructions of your rice brand). I've never made this before and it turned out perfectly. I have made this numerous times as a Cuban born cook I MUST point out your name for this dish is completely incorrect Black beans and Rice is not named Congri ! I was so happy to find this recipe this morning. Perhaps it’s regional? Lower heat and simmer for 45 minutes, or until the water is absorbed and rice is tender. Besides the mushy taste it was fine. I love black beans and rice and I have everything I need at home to make this so it will be on my menu this week! Next time I will be more aggressive with the seasoning and probably try vegetable stock instead of water. I love the pot you used. At the last minute add the red wine vinegar, just before serving. My dad would die if you gave that to him lol. It was a touch too soupy – I think next time I'll use only 1.5c liquid when using 19oz of beans. Add the rice, black beans … The aroma that fills your kitchen while cooking this Cuban rice and black beans dish, arroz congri, will make you want to pump up the salsa music and grab a mojito! How would this work if everything was put into a rice cooker instead of using the pot? Yum! It's an easy and simple dish but ended up being tastier than I expected! I worried this wouldn't be enough, as I didn't double the recipe, but there was plenty, and everyone helped themselves. This was good! Sauté for about 3 minutes. Add broth, black beans, and rice. Isn’t 1 cup of uncooked rice 19 points on freestyle? Cook just until fragrant, about 30 seconds, then stir in the black beans and 1/4 cup water. I stumbled onto this site a few months ago when my fiancee' and I started weight watchers. – Kristy Fox, Upstate NY. I also love the meal prep notes on the Google Doc calendar! However, I know this is a regional term. Get new free recipes and exclusive content delivered right to your inbox: Your email address will not be published. The bay leaf was a little bit overpowering for my taste. I love beans and rice! Anyways, whatever people may call it from where they are from, it is a delicious recipe and I appreciate you posting it. Thanks! Which one is this? LOL! Aug 18, 2019 - Black beans are one of my favorite ingredients because they're loaded with plant-based protein and fiber! My party of 23, pretty much no one liked this. low-sodium black beans, drained. DHi do you drain your beans? I can’t rave enough to my friends about them! It it made almost the same way as your recipe for arroz congri with a few variations. We paired with Pernil al Horno (tyler florence). I was hoping that in the comments I’d find someone who used the Instant Pot for this. It will help my husband and I stay on track. the best beans and rice i have ever had!!! I am not a vegetarian, so I might substitute chicken broth next time. It was so yummy and it will be come a staple in my household. This is wonderful news!! I made the roasted potatoes with chicken sausage (I used lean sweet italian turkey sausage) a couple of days ago and it was awesome as well. This will give the rice a nice, clean feel instead of lumping together in a pudding. Thanks Carol! Now our meal for Saturday is complete: pernil, congri and a tropical fruit salad. Are you certain it is 1 point? 2 cups hot cooked brown rice or white rice 3 tablespoons snipped fresh cilantro 1 small fresh jalapeño chile pepper, seeded and chopped (see Tips) Any suggestions? Has anyone tried this by using their rice cooker? I made it tonight for the first time and paired it with the pollo sabroso… OMG. Seriously Gina, you are AMAZING! My book club just read And discussed Leonardo Padura’s Heretics. I was craving for Cuban rice and beans, and this recipe satisfied my palate. Nikki. I will definitely be making this again soon. 1 serrano chile, stemmed, seeded and finely chopped . I made this tonight!! I made this to go with our dinner this evening and really loved it! I followed everything else in your recipe exactly and it’s the first time I e made rice and beans that aren’t too salty! Thanks!! Enjoyed this one. My husband loved this dish. Remove from heat and let stand for one hour. Cut 1 green pepper into 1-inch squares. Remove the extra starch for a better taste and texture, Gina, I've made dozens of your recipes and there has not been a single one we did not love! I also appreciate you making the recipes seasonal so they are affordable. I love your recipes so far, and love that you made a skinny version of a family favorite! I plan on only using 1/2 as much rice (and 1/2 the amount of water too) & then adding cauliflower rice (to stretch it), which when I plug into the app, would be 3 points for 1/5th. This is my favorite black beans & rice dish. I LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE this recipe! (Even my husband who thinks he doesn't really like certain ingredients I'm using!) Next time I make it I will add less water and boil the beans/water prior to adding the rice. If you are using this recipe, try to up the amount of garlic and other spices. I am a very inexperienced cook and was wondering if you could give me an estimate of how much salt to use in this recipe (I am kind of a disaster at estimating!). Some parts in cuba make it with red beans, but MORO Y CHRISTIANOS (moores and Christians) is white rice and blacked beans cooked SEPARATELY, but served together side by side. I am making this for dinner tomorrow can't wait to try this one. Everyone liked it and I was very happy with the outcome. I just got done eating this for dinner. Did I do something wrong? Cook rice over medium-low heat, stirring gently, until fragrant and toasted, 3 to 5 minutes. Stir in cumin and oregano. Thanks for the idea, went great w/your Pernil recipe! I would make this with chicken broth next time as mine turned out really bland. I thank you so much. Today was my 1st visit to your site. I made this with beer battered fish tacos for my family on Fathers Day. Thank you Gina! That’s awesome Maggie! SOOOO GOOD!!!! … Cover and cook on HIGH for 5 hours or until beans are tender. I sauté the veggies a few minutes and then add the rice for a few minutes, then put all into clay cooker on white rice setting. Thanks! A cup of uncooked rice is 675 and a can of beans is 350? This is very filling thanks to the beans. Love your recipes . I used basmatti white rice and Goya black beans. And the pictures are beautiful! Normally beans are made by the bucketful on Sunday to last all week and then every morning rice is made for lunches and dinner. I used to have a GIANT mound of it with a friend egg on top served with bread. one of my favorite and it's gluten free!!!!!! Thank you for this website. It was FANTASTIC!!! Okay, as a Cuban, you can make those changes, but it’s no longer Cuban. Sorry another question about the nutrition. Craving it! GINA! When I put into the recipe builder it was 4 points. My boyfriend took one look and gobbled it all up. We ended up eating this tonight for dinner as a side with grilled steak and grilled corn on the cob. Is there an easy way to do a search? I made it with brown rice and it took a while to cook, but boy was it good. Made this tonight….omg so good. For the canned beans, I'd use Trader Joe's Cuban-style black beans … I live at high altitude (9,000′) and the rice ended up too hard (I did not drain the beans and it still was not enough liquid). Made yours and oh my – I'm sharing it with the world! Black beans at grocery stores http://www.unmuteme.com/black-beans, pro-tip, rinse the rice before placing in. I know that rice dishes can be tricky to double. olive oil. Totally not a congri after that. Of course you can use you favorite brand. This turned out amazing. Wow, this is so delicious and so easy! This information will not be used for any purpose other than enabling you to post a comment. I am making this now so I have lunch for the rest of the week. Janeen, it's imported from Colombia, made of clay from local artisans. Thanks so much for a new dinner. We came home to Canada and missed the amazing Congri that we had in Cuba. I still orefer on the stove but it’s an easier version and it’s good too. By the way, I love a sunny side egg over rice, it's totally a Latin thing! The recipe above is just perfect. Def something that will be made weekly. Thanks, Gina! Then again, we don’t ever make it with red beans. I don't list the amount of salt in my recipes since I do it to taste, so my nutritional values for sodium would not be accurate. I am Puerto Rican and I had this as a kid and love love love this dish excited to make it for my husband which is white and asked if I could add chili powder. You are amazing Gina. Mara- white rice gets really fluffy when cooks, it expands, changing the recipe can always result in changes to texture, servings, etc. This rendition is very close to the original that we enjoy in Cuba and my husband and I love it. I have made this twice, spend a lot of time in Cuba over the last 15 years and was lucky enough to visit and have dinner with good Cuban friends. If you are to publish this recipe it is right to respect its orgibinz Other than this your recipe is overall good . I tasted the dish before the water boiled and I found it bit bland as well. 2 bay leaves, divided. In Colombia they do something similar with left overs, yum. My kids and my husband loved! Jalapeno and chipotle turn it in to a Mexican dish. Delish!!! We eat this dish in PR with "carne guisada" usually, at least in my home. Last, add the black beans, vinegar, and cumin. I just made this for dinner. Best of all–simple, healthy, ingredients. I used also the instant pot. I used the Sprague canned organic black beans with liquid. He loved both! Congri is made with red beans – Moros is with Black beans. I'm single and often eat quick dinners of beans and rice (or breakfasts of beans, eggs, and toast). I'd like to try them. It’s proper name is Moro a shortened version of Moros y Cristianos … Trabslation Moors of where the dark comes from Black beans our ancestry dates back to Spain where Arabic/ Moors from Morocco ruled for 800 hundred plus years the white part the rice relates to the white Euoropean Christians – so the dish goes Moro’s- Moors and Cristianos- Christians together in one dish . In Central America this dish is called gallo pinto. Hi Gina, thanks for all of your fabulous recipes! My husband and son enjoyed it aswell i paired it w/ your pollo sabroso….also very good….if all of your recipes are this yummy… ill do weight watchers forvever;-), Just discovered your website and have made a few things already and love them all. I've never thought about that or even heard of it before–maybe because I'm not latina? – Kristy, Kristy, thank you!!! Place the beans in a large pot and cover with water by at least 3 inches (8 cm). I'm looking forward to trying more of your recipes. And so easy too and quick. I do have a search bar at the top right. I'll let you know how it turns out! Thanks!! This was fantastic! You’re welcome Angie, I am glad you find them so helpful! Too funny and freaky. Top with chopped green onions, chopped hard boiled eggs or sour cream. Add onions, peppers and garlic and saute until soft, about 4-5 minutes. Delicious rice. 66.4 g I make it every Sunday and have it for lunch all week. Add 4 cups salted water, cover and bring to a boil. Drain water and cover with fresh water (6 cups). Thank you for your amazing recipes! Remove from heat. #facts. Hello all! It's amazing that such a simple dish can be so good, I love black beans znd rice but never made them with sofrito, must be even better. 1 can (19 oz.) Omg, this is so freaky, I have been searching all over the internet for a recipe for congri that was healthy and here it is. I also added 1 tbs of cider vinegar. . I just made this and it really turned out so great. I'm never let down. He can’t even handle black pepper. I'm not sure where you can find them here. Thanks Gina! This sounds very close to my dad's recipe, will be using it tomorrow for thanksgiving thanks for sharing. One thing, though…when I ran the NI through the tracker doohickey, it came out to 6 points, P+, not 5. Just ate this and it's delicious! Thanks for the great recipes. This recipe turned out so delicious and was very easy to follow. The majority of black bean dishes can be split into two groups: beans with rice and without it. I would like to make this using brown rice but I am not sure how to adjust the recipe since brown rice does take longer to cook. This may become my go to beans and rice. My thoughts exactly. I will use a smaller leaf next time. I added a little more garlic and onion. I doubled the beans. For instance, if you're making Cuban black beans and rice, you're probably going to want to follow a few simple guidelines. That was the best along with la churreria. Personally I've only made this with white. White rice is typically used in this dish, I’ve never had it with brown rice but I’m sure it would be delicious for those of you who prefer brown – you may have to adjust the liquid and cooking time. This is easy to make and perfect for meal prepping!! Thanks Gina! Yields: 6 to 8 servings Ingredients: 2 cups brown rice 1 ½ lb. . It was yummy but I did a few things different. Slide the pot in the … I even added extra spices this time! Which made me feel great but now that I am looking at your post for the second time, my rice looks a little different in color. Your recipes and photos look wonderful. Everything I have made is always good! I'm so glad I found your website and I can't wait to try other fun recipes! Thank you if you have a congri recipe c as n you share that please , You got your facts twisted, Moros con Cristiano’s is the red bean an rice, European white and the Arabic mixed, in Spain they celebrated mainly doing dishes Fabada or pati panza, that are perfect it with white beans. I made this recipe yesterday. Heather, yes, black beans are perfect for vegetarians because they are higher in protein than other beans. EEK!! Sautee peppers in olive oil with onions, garlic and spices, Then add rice and beans with one cup water and Manual High Pressure for 4 minutes. Thanks for suggesting the fried egg on top! As always thanks for sharing. Sorry, I haven’t cooked rice in the IP yet! Some canned black beans are in a salty solution, some are in a sugary one. My oldest daughter isn’t fond of rice but it was the first thing she ate!! For those of you saying this was bland, it is likely because you didn’t use Goya. Needless to say, I must do a lot more exploration on your fab site, beginning with the subheading, “Cookbooks!”. After 20 minutes, shut flame off and let it sit, covered another 5 minutes (don't open the lid). ), too! Thank you for all your great recipes! Season with salt and pepper plus the optional add ons, such as … I followed this one exactly but for some reason my rice was more of a greyish color rather than brown like yours. People for the love of God, do the SOFRITO first, Saute your onion and garlic and red and green pepper AND Spices, so the spices and veggies when it hit the water will transmit flavor to the rice and the bean, also another more traditional variant of this dish is you star your SOFRITO with pork skin chicharrones, and then sauteed your ingredients . Made this tonight, I know it’s an old recipe, with brown rice and it was amazing. I made it in the instant pot and it was easy! I would imagine it would be ok. Get recipes & exclusive content via email: You can unsubscribe anytime by clicking the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of emails you receive. You NEED to try it, it's SO good. Paired with a steak salad and garlic-toasted rolls, this was fabulous, AND they think I can cook! I made with Cajun shrimp and tilapia and loved it. Thank you, Clara! When I use the side panel of "Side Dishes" (or others) it only gives me a few. You can of course use your own cooked beans from dried beans if you prefer not to used canned. I love this website. I love "arroz congri"!!! I can't wait to try more of your recipes…especially the Latin food. How to make Cuban black beans and rice. Immediately following sending off my message to fellow commenter Bette, just a minute or so ago, I read through the remaining comments on your recipe page for Arroz Congri. O.M.G. my daughter loved it! Thanks Gina, love your recipes! More!" I love this site! 1 cup dried black beans, soaked overnight, or for an hour in hot water 1 cup Brown Rice, rinsed and drained 1 3/4 cups Water 1/4 cup Cilantro, chopped (optional) Leftovers can be tossed in soup. Being cuban, this is my specialty and a must have at every family function. In a skillet saute the onions, bell pepper and garlic in oil for 5 minutes, until tender. So I found this and made it (doubled recipe). I did not double the rice but I did use brown rice. Made this tonight and paired it with the peruvian chicken (I shredded mine and tossed on top) and aji verde sauce. Your recipes are delish! So in the morning someone would take the beans from the large pot and yesterdays left over rice and turn it into breakfast. Highly recommend not draining the black beans as the color and flavor the juice added was awesome. It sounds like you didn't add enough salt which would make the rice taste bland. I was curious though, how is this rice dish only 1 Freestyle point? In a large stockpot cover beans with water and boil for 2 minutes I bet it was great with brown rice, I'll have to try that next time! p.s. I would hate to think your delicious recipes were being plagiarized without your permission! I look most forward to making this recipe! Cooking this now and NOT peeking, even though i really want to…. Calories: 356.5. Yummy! Love this recipe but how about any kind of beans besides Goya? The rice cooker is my only hope! But it was very tasty, and a great side dish with your Peruvian Roast chicken – which was also delicious. And, I was able to easily edit the shopping list for exactly what I needed. Thank you so much for all of your recipes!Brittany. Can this be made with brown rice if it steams for the required 45 minutes that brown rice needs? Yum! Add oil, bell pepper, garlic, and 1 cup onion. Total Fat: 9.8 g. Cholesterol: 44.8 mg. I saute the vegetables/spices in the sautee setting, then when I add the rice and water I used the rice setting and it came out good. I didn't have black beans so I added kidney beans. Relatively speaking, it is faster from that aspect! I think that helped it along a lot! I saw a few comments asking if they can use a rice cooker I was just wondering if anyone had thoughts about that. I let it cook, covered, for 50 minutes and sit for 10 minutes off the heat. Please don't EVER stop this blog, or my family may never eat again. 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