Gatorbek's Cuban Pork, Black Beans, and Yellow Rice

“The cumin, lime, and cilantro combined with the kick of red pepper makes this a great, Cuban-style dish. Serve with some crusty bread, and you're good to go!”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Prepare yellow rice according to package directions.
  2. To prepare the black beans, combine the first seven ingredients in a medium saucepan.
  3. Bring just to a boil, then reduce heat to simmer on a back burner, stirring occasionally.
  4. Meanwhile, heat olive oil in a heavy skillet over medium-high heat.
  5. Combine remaining dry ingredients (flour, cumin, oregano, cayenne, onion powder, and garlic powder) in a 1 gallon zipper bag.
  6. Add pork to bag and shake vigorously to coat.
  7. Remove pork from bag and add to hot oil.
  8. Brown on all sides, stirring until done.
  9. Remove pork to a plate and turn off heat to skillet.
  10. Pour black bean mixture into skillet to absorb pork drippings, stir gently until combined.
  11. To serve, put a scoop of yellow rice on each plate, topped with a generous ladle of black beans.
  12. Top with pork and garnish with lime wedge and sprig of cilantro.
  13. Serve with crusty bread.

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