Bush’s® Frijoles a la Charra

Our mild Pinto Beans perfectly balance the spice of the serrano chiles in this south-of-the-border recipe.

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Recipe Details

  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Servings: 6


  • 2 cans (15.8 oz) BUSH'S® Pinto Beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1/4 lbs bacon, diced
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 6 serrano chilies, finely chopped
  • 1 tomato, diced
  • Chopped cilantro


  1. Lightly brown bacon in large skillet over medium heat, about 4 to 5 minutes. Add onions and chilies, saute until onion is golden brown, 5 to 6 minutes.
  2. Stir in tomato and beans and allow to simmer for 10 minutes.