Matt’s Mexican beans

Mexican beans on toast

Vegetarian/Vegan Brunch anyone?

Since the beginning of the year Matt, has been trying to eat a wider range of vegetarian dishes. Here is one of his favourites:

Mexican Bean Burgers

Serves 4

– 270g cherry tomatoes (quartered)
– 1 finely chopped onion
– Juice of ½ a lime
– 2 garlic cloves
– 2 tsp of Tinga paste (or make your own blend with dried spices and herbs)
– 1 can of mixed beans**

– 1 can of black beans**

What to do:

  • In a small bowl, mix tomatoes, a quarter of the onion and lime juice with 1tsp of oil. Set aside.
  • Fry the remaining onion until soft, adding the garlic for 1 minute, and the paste for the final minute.
  • Add the beans with a splash of water and cook until beans are tender.
  • Tip in the tomato mix.
  • Toast the sourdough, assemble and top with the coriander.


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