10 Things You Can Make With a Can of Black Beans


Black Bean Soup

This black bean soup, made with potatoes, sweet onions and -- you guessed it -- black beans, is a yummy, quick dish to prepare, and it's healthy, too. Spice up this high-fiber soup with cumin, jalapeño peppers, oregano and dried thyme leaves, and let your slow cooker do the dirty work. Leave the kitchen for several hours, and when the aroma of spices and vegetables fills your home, you'll know it's time to eat! However, before you reach for the soup ladle, squeeze fresh lime juice over the dish for an added punch of flavor.