Red beans with smashed potatoes

Red beans with smashed potatoes

Not your grandma’s dish

Kick your red beans and rice recipe up several notches by substituting rice with these smashed potatoes (Recipe Red Beans Smashed Potatoes). It’s simple — in fact I made it all in a rice cooker — and yummy.

Red beans

I made these first from dried beans which I soaked overnight.


  • red beans
  • onions


  • cloves
  • cumin
  • coriander
  • salt

Smashed potatoes


  • potatoes
  • onions
  • ginger
  • garlic
  • turmeric

Potato seasoning

  • white pepper
  • salt

ZestAndGusto Recipe Red Beans Smashed Potatoes

Try this fabulous dish for yourself. And leave a comment in the discussion section below to let me know how it turned out and whether you did anything different. I’m always open to suggestions/recommendations/tips. Thanks in advance for the comments.

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