Citrus-Flavored Bean Chili with Papaya

Citrus-Flavored Bean Chili with Papaya

Most people don't want chili in the hot, hot summer, but this chili is so good, you just might change your mind! Papayas and orange make a tasty addition to this yummy chili.
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  • Serves: 4 persons



  1. Step 1

    Combine black beans, pinto beans, papaya, water, 1/2 cup red onion, orange juice, green onions, green chiles, salsa, Cajun seasoning, Italian seasoning, garlic powder, and orange zest in a pot over medium heat; heat to almost boiling. Reduce heat and simmer for 10 to 15 minutes.
  2. Step 2

    Gently toss remaining 1/4 cup red onion, avocado, and cilantro in a bowl; don't mash the avocado.
  3. Step 3

    Ladle chili into 4 bowls and sprinkle with mixed topping.