Red Beans & Rice

Cuisine: Cajun

Category: Cajun

Servings: 6


2 cups Red beans, dried
1 pound ham hocks -- smoked
1 each Bay leaf
1 each onion -- peeled
1 teaspoon Salt
2 teaspoons chili powder
2 teaspoons cumin
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1 teaspoon Oregano
1 teaspoon Pepper
3 cups Rice -- cooked


Place beans, ham hocks, bay leaf and onion in a large pat and add enough water to cover. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to keep mixture at a slow boil. Cook until beans are very tender and liquid is the consistency of gravy, 3 to 4 hours .. adding more water if/ as needed to maintain desired consistency. Discard bay leaf and onion. Remove ham hocks; when cool enough to handle, carve out meat, dice and return meat to pot. Add salt, chili powder, cumin, garlic powder, oregano and pepper. Simmer 30 minutes. To serve spoon over cooked rice.

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