This chunky sweet potato stew is chili-like in texture and can easily be doubled to feed a crowd. Fresh jalapeno and sweet red pepper give the vegetarian stew a bit of heat, while the black beans provide an ample amount of protein.
Slow Cooker Brazilian Feijoada from Mel's Kitchen Cafe
Brazilian Black Bean Stew: This hearty soup is an adaptation of feijoada, a Portuguese pork, beef, and bean stew. Adding citrus flavors and ingredients to the recipe offers a fresh take on this ethnic dish.