Best Calabacita

Best Calabacita

Best Calabacita
Squash the notion that there's no such thing as a healthy Mexican side dish. This traditional calabacita is loaded with squash, corn, black beans and more makes for a great alternative to refried beans. Whip up a batch tonight.
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4 servings

Ingredients
1 tbsp. olive oil
1 large onion, chopped
3 cloves garlic, minced
4 small zucchini, diced
1 fresh chile pepper, seeded and chopped
1 cup frozen whole kernel corn
1 (15 oz.) can black beans, rinsed and drained
1/2 tsp. salt, or to taste

    • Methods/steps
      1. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add onion and garlic, and cook, stirring until translucent. Add zucchini and poblano pepper, and sauté until soft. Stir in corn and beans, and heat through. Season with salt to taste.
      Additional Tips
      Ready in 30 min

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