Jamie Oliver

Mexican refried beans

Mexican refried beans

Serves 4
Cooks In30 minutes
DifficultySuper easy
Nutrition per serving
  • Calories 297 15%
  • Fat 8.5g 12%
  • Saturates 2.1g 11%
  • Sugars 4.5g 5%
  • Salt 0.2g 3%
  • Protein 21.1g 42%
  • Carbs 30.2g 12%
  • Fibre 12.4g -
Of an adult's reference intake
Recipe From

Jamie Magazine

By Georgina Hayden
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  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1 fresh red chilli
  • 1 bunch of fresh coriander
  • 1 small jar of roasted peppers
  • olive oil
  • 3 x 400 g tins of beans , such as cannellini, kidney
  • 4 large free-range eggs
  • 1 lime
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Recipe From

Jamie Magazine

By Georgina Hayden
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  1. Peel and finely slice the garlic, deseed and finely slice the chilli and pick the coriander leaves and finely slice the stalks. Drain and finely chop the peppers.
  2. In a large frying pan, heat a splash of oil and fry the garlic, chilli and coriander stalks for 1 to 2 minutes, or until golden.
  3. Drain the beans, then add along with the peppers, then season to taste. Fry for 15 to 20 minutes on a low heat, stirring occasionally, until crispy.
  4. Poach the eggs. Finely chop the reserved coriander leaves, and cut the lime into wedges.
  5. Serve a spoonful of beans topped with a poached egg, chopped coriander leaves and a wedge of lime for squeezing over.


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