Rice

Zesty Black Beans and Rice Delight

A Quick and Flavorful Meal for Any Time of the Day

Best Rice Cooker
AROMA Digital Rice Cooker
4.5

Flawless rice, effortless steaming, one sleek machine

Check price

Zesty Black Beans and Rice Delight

Difficulty:BeginnerPrep time: 5 minutesCook time: 15 minutesRest time: 5 minutesTotal time: 25 minutesServings:4 servingsCalories:271 kcal Best Season:Suitable throughout the year

Description

This vibrant and hearty dish combines the earthiness of black beans with the fluffiness of rice, all enhanced by a medley of spices and fresh ingredients. Perfect for a quick weeknight dinner or a satisfying lunch.

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Warm the oil in a large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add the chopped onion and cook, stirring frequently, until it becomes tender. Incorporate the beans, tomatoes, oregano, and garlic powder, and bring the mixture to a boil.
  2. Mix in the rice, then cover the saucepan. Lower the heat and let it simmer for 5 minutes. Take the saucepan off the heat and allow it to sit, covered, for an additional 5 minutes before serving.

Notes

  • – For added flavor, consider adding a squeeze of fresh lime juice before serving.
    – This dish pairs well with a side of avocado or a dollop of sour cream.
    – Adjust the cayenne pepper to your preferred level of spiciness.
Keywords:Black beans, rice, quick meal, vegetarian, easy recipe, flavorful

Can I use brown rice instead of white rice?

Yes, you can substitute brown rice, but you may need to adjust the cooking time and liquid amount.

Is this dish freezer-friendly?

Yes, you can freeze leftovers in an airtight container for up to 3 months.

Can I add other vegetables to this recipe?

Absolutely! Bell peppers, tomatoes, or zucchini would be great additions.

How do I make this dish vegan?

This dish is already vegan if you use vegetable broth. Just ensure all your ingredients are vegan-friendly.

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Skip to content