Kid-Friendly Recipes (80)
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White Bean and Goat Cheese French Bread Pizza
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
This recipe was kid-tested, kid-approved by 50 families from across the country on the Bush’s® Beans Moms and Kids Panel. Recipes were scored on a scale of one to five stars.
Under 30 minutes
BUSH’S® COCINA LATINA® EMPANADAS CHARRAS WITH FRIJOLES CHARROS MACHACADOS
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Empanadas are a traditional recipe from Mexico City that is made with corn flour and filled with beans and cheese.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Cheddar Chili Dogs
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Chili beans with a touch of chili powder add some heat to these Cheddar chili dogs with bacon, onion, and tomato.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Easy Bean and Cheese Flatbread
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Top personal size pizza crusts with mashed chili beans, sautéed onions, spinach, and cheese, and then baked until cheese is melted.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Slow Cooker Beef Taco Soup
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
This beefy taco soup gets a zippy kick with diced green chiles and taco seasoning.
3 hours or more
Chicken Tortilla Soup
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Seasoned with savory spices including chili powder and cumin, this zesty soup is sure to be a family favorite.
3 hours or more
Chicken Chili Bean Chowder
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
This chicken chowder is rich with loads of vegetables and beans.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Bean and Cheese Soup
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Simmered for hours in a slow cooker, this creamy soup is comfort in a bowl.
3 hours or more
Slow Cooker Spaghetti and Meatballs
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
'I loved the meatballs and the beans in the sauce.' Sophie, 7-year-old from Indiana. This kid-friendly vegetable recipe was tested by families on BUSH’S® Beans Moms and Kids Panel.
3 hours or more
Three Bean Confetti Salsa
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Pinto, black and Great Northern beans combined with corn, red peppers and avocados make for colorful dip or a unique burger topping. Serve as salsa with tortilla chips or as a topper for hot dogs and burgers.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Red Hot Buffalo Wing Beans
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Pinto beans with the zesty flavor of Buffalo wings are a great side to spice up grilled chicken.
Under 30 minutes
Olive This Bean Pasta Salad
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
The mix of cannellini beans, roasted red peppers and artichokes make for a lighter alternative to a traditional pasta salad.
Under 30 minutes
Black Bean Guacamole
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Dip tortilla chips, veggies or crackers in this delicious guacamole dip made with tomatoes, avocados, cilantro and black beans.
Under 30 minutes
Corn and Black Bean Tortilla Cakes
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Layered tortillas baked with black beans, green onions, cheddar and Monterey jack cheeses, and corn make this a tasty, easy and filling meal.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Baked Butter Beans with Gingersnaps
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Butter beans are spiced up with sour cream, Worcestershire sauce and gingersnaps for a warm and yummy bean casserole.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Soupe au Pistou (Bean and Vegetable Soup with Garlic and Basil)
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
This is a traditional Provencal soup, served in homes and restaurants across the South of France. It is equally successful as either a starter or main course.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Best Black Bean Soup
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
A black bean soup recipe with a little salsa and chili powder to spice things up. Try topping with shredded cheese and sour cream to cool things back down.
Under 30 minutes
Texas Chili Pie
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
Wow your guests by serving this Texas-style chili in a cornbread crust.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Sweet and Spicy Bean-Macaroni Skillet
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
We spiced up traditional macaroni by adding baked beans, ground beef, onions, tomatoes and a hint of chili powder.
30 minutes to 1 hour
Summer Lasagna
Submitted by: BUSH’S® Beans
A favorite comfort food gets a new twist with BUSH’S® Chili Magic Chili Starter, zucchini and a blend of three delicious cheeses.
30 minutes to 1 hour
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