Best bean dip
Whirl rinsed and drained black beans with garlic, cilantro, lime juice, chili powder and salt until combined. Serve with tortilla chips.
Spicy rice & beans
Saute 1/2 chopped red onion with 1 tbsp canola oil in a medium saucepan until soft. Stir in 1 cup each rinsed and drained black beans and cooked long-grain rice and 1 tsp chipotle pepper powder until warm. Sprinkle with chopped cilantro.