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refried beans

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noun plural re·fried beans \ˈrē-ˌfrīd-\

Simple Definition of refried beans

  • : a Mexican food that consists of beans that are cooked with seasonings, fried, then mashed and fried again

Full Definition of refried beans

  1. :  beans cooked with seasonings, fried, then mashed and fried again

1957

First Known Use of refried beans

1957


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