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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Rinse beans. In a large saucepan combine beans and enough water to cover. Bring to boiling, reduce heat. Simmer for 2 minutes. Remove from heat. Cover and let stand 1 hour. (Or, omit boiling and soak beans overnight.)

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  • Drain and rinse the beans. In a 4- or 6-quart pressure cooker combine the beans, onions, raisins, garlic, jalapeno peppers, cinnamon, salt, cloves, water, and oil.

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  • Lock lid in place. Place pressure regulator on vent pipe (if you have a first-generation cooker). Over high heat, bring cooker up to pressure. Reduce heat just enough to maintain pressure and pressure regulator rocks gently; cook for 6 minutes.

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  • Quick-release the pressure. Carefully remove lid.

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  • Stir in undrained tomatoes; bring to boiling. Remove from heat. Stir in couscous and olives. Cover loosely (do not lock lid) and let stand 5 minutes. Stir in almonds. Meanwhile, wrap flour tortillas in foil and heat in a 350 degree F. oven for 10 minutes.

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  • Serve the picadillo with the warm tortillas. Makes 6 main-dish servings (9-3/4 cups).

Nutrition Facts

598 calories; 13 g total fat; 2 g saturated fat; 0 mg cholesterol; 884 mg sodium. 103 g carbohydrates; 8 g fiber; 22 g protein; 82 RE vitamin a; 30 mg vitamin c; 172 mg calcium; 8 mg iron;

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