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black bean salsa in a white bowl.

Black Bean Salsa

A fresh salsa made with black beans, onion, fresh cilantro, chili powder, cumin and, just for a little kick, some cayenne pepper.
Prep Time 35 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Easy Appetizer Recipes
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 1 Servings



  • 1 15 ounce can black beans, drained
  • 1/3 cup minced onion
  • 2 medium tomatoes seeded and diced
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro
  • kosher salt to taste


  • Combine all ingredients in a bowl. Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes to let the flavors mingle. The longer the better.
  • Serve with tortilla chips.


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Keywords: beaches restaurant, black beans, diet, healthy, salsa, tomatoes