Fiesta Chicken and Black Beans Recipe -
Fiesta Chicken and Black Beans Recipe
  • READY IN 30 mins

Fiesta Chicken and Black Beans

Recipe by  

"Turn boneless, skinless chicken breasts into a vibrant, healthful one-pot meal with plump GOYA® Low Sodium Black Beans, sweet red onion, crunchy red bell pepper, and creamy avocado. Add your favorite salad or cornbread for a sensational black bean chicken dinner in just 30 minutes."

+ Recipe Box + Shopping List + Menu Print

Ingredients Edit and Save

Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    10 mins

    30 mins


  1. Heat 1 tbsp. oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Season chicken with Adobo. Cook chicken, flipping once, until golden brown on both sides and cooked through, 5- 7 minutes. Transfer chicken to plate; tent with foil to keep warm.
  2. Heat remaining oil in skillet. Add onions and peppers. Cook, stirring, until tender, about 5 minutes. Stir in black beans and corn. Continue cooking until warmed through, about 2 minutes. Remove pan from heat. Stir in avocado, lemon juice and cilantro until combined.
  3. Divide chicken among serving plates; top with black bean mixture. Serve warm.
Kitchen-Friendly View

Reviews More Reviews

Aug 06, 2013

This was intriguing, because I make a black bean and corn salad from this site, and so I know that we like the combination. I guess the salad kind of spoiled us, because it is sort of "zingy" from balsamic vinegar. This recipe was good, and I feel everyone should have some "desperation" dinners they can pull out of the pantry and have ready in a few minutes. However, this was was a little bland for us. DH actually put some balsamic vinegar on his, and he said he liked it better. It's a pretty dish, without any heat, but I would add lime instead of lemon, some garlic and a few drops of balsamic vinegar to liven it up a little.

Sep 01, 2013

Simple, healthy and easy recipe that my entire family enjoyed. Perfect summer dish. I didn't change a thing.

Aug 16, 2013

This was delicious. The family loved it. The black bean and corn mixture really made the dish! I plan on using it for other dishes, it could be good just by itself. This is a keeper!

Aug 31, 2013

I didn't change a thing. The flavors in this are so delicious! I will definitely make this again!

Aug 14, 2013

Haven't found a Goya recipe that has failed me yet! This is full of flavor and full of freshness! The Goya Black Beans mixed with all the fresh vegetables became a Summer Easy Dinner at it's best. Don't change a thing, don't forget the lemon at the end and like I always say if Green had a flavor it would taste like cilantro. Green things up!

Aug 14, 2013

Colorful. Flavorful. Guilt-free. I LOVE cooking food like this! This dish was very easy to prepare, and it tasted so good! I'll make it again and again! Served it with Goya Yellow Aroz. Comida Buena!

Mar 20, 2014

Great recipe; the only changes I did was to leave out the cilantro (hubby doesn't like it) and I added a can of diced tomatoes.

Feb 10, 2014

Loved this. Served with a small side salad, made a healthy meal. Very easy to make. Will definitely make this again.


Rate This Recipe

Glad you liked it! Your friends will, too:
Go Pro!

In Season

Dinner in the Fast Lane
Dinner in the Fast Lane

Get quick & easy recipes for your busiest days.

Football Food for the Win
Football Food for the Win

All the game-day eats you need to crush the tailgate competition.

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and helpful cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for just $7.99!

Related Videos

Tender Pan-Fried Chicken Breasts

They go from stovetop to oven, and come out super moist and tender.

Asian Orange Chicken

Watch how to make simple, takeout-style crispy orange chicken.

How to Make Chicken Parmesan

Discover the secret to Chef John’s perfect chicken parmesan.

Recently Viewed Recipes

Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States