Colourful Fiesta Rice

AuthorchristinaCategoryDifficultyBeginner

 

A delicious healthy dish consisting of black beans, tomatoes, peppers, onions, corn and avocado with a zesty dressing to give it a kick!

 

Yields6 Servings

 

 2 ½ tbsp extra virgin olive oil
 2 tbsp lime juice
 1 tsp lime zest
 ¼ cup Coriander, Cilantro
 ½ tsp ground cumin
 1 large garlic clove, minced
 2 ½ cups cooked brown rice, chilled
 1 can black beans, drained & rinsed
 2 tomatoes, chopped
 ¾ orange bell pepper, chopped
 1 small jalapeno, seeded & minced
 1 cup frozen corn, thawed
 ½ cup red onion, chopped
 1 large avocado, diced
 sea salt & black pepper, to taste

 

1

You will want to cook your brown rice according to the package the day before and have it chilled.

2

Then in a small mixing bowl whisk together the oil, lime, coriander/cilantro, cumin and garlic.

3

To a large bowl, add the rice, beans, tomatoes, pepper, corn, onion and avocado.

4

Pour the lime mixture into the bowl and toss evenly to coat.

5

Season with salt and pepper. Taste, adjust and enjoy!

 

 

 

Ingredients

 2 ½ tbsp extra virgin olive oil
 2 tbsp lime juice
 1 tsp lime zest
 ¼ cup Coriander, Cilantro
 ½ tsp ground cumin
 1 large garlic clove, minced
 2 ½ cups cooked brown rice, chilled
 1 can black beans, drained & rinsed
 2 tomatoes, chopped
 ¾ orange bell pepper, chopped
 1 small jalapeno, seeded & minced
 1 cup frozen corn, thawed
 ½ cup red onion, chopped
 1 large avocado, diced
 sea salt & black pepper, to taste

Directions

1

You will want to cook your brown rice according to the package the day before and have it chilled.

2

Then in a small mixing bowl whisk together the oil, lime, coriander/cilantro, cumin and garlic.

3

To a large bowl, add the rice, beans, tomatoes, pepper, corn, onion and avocado.

4

Pour the lime mixture into the bowl and toss evenly to coat.

5

Season with salt and pepper. Taste, adjust and enjoy!

Colourful Fiesta Rice

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