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The addition of chipotle purée imparts a rich, 'tastes like it's been simmering for hours' flavor in this dish, which actually comes together in just about 30 minutes.
Recipe: Black Bean Chili
Pair with: Merlot. Its soft tannin structure makes it work really well with legumes. And with our bottle pick's dark-fruited cherry-berry flavors accented with mocha and mint, it’s a wonderful partner for black beans. Recommended bottle: Trace Mount Oso Vineyard Merlot 2007 (Tracy Hills).