Black Bean-Chipotle Salsa
1 can (8 ounces) pineapple slices in juice, drained
1 can (15 ounces) black beans, drained and rinsed
1/2 cup canned pimentos, diced
1/2 cup onion, diced
1 can (4 ounces) diced green chiles
1/4 cup cilantro, chopped
1/4 cup olive oil
1 chipotle pepper, puréed and strained*
3 tablespoons lemon juice
3 tablespoons lime juice
1 tablespoon garlic, minced
1 teaspoon ground cumin seed, toasted**
Salt and pepper, to taste
* Use 1 pepper from canned chipotle pepper in adobo sauce, if available.
** To toast, place seeds in a small skillet. Roast on medium heat for about 30 seconds, shaking the skillet, until the spice smells roasted and pops.
Grill pineapple slices on gas or charcoal grill until slices have brown grill marks, turning once.
Cut into 1/2-inch dices.
In a large bowl, combine pineapple with remaining ingredients except salt and pepper; mix well.
Season with salt and pepper, to taste.
Pairs Well With
Serve with any grilled meat.