Fiesta Mexican Rice Recipe

Looking for an easy Fiesta Mexican Rice recipe? Learn how to make Fiesta Mexican Rice using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by anna27ofarose

Makes 6 servings



Brown rice with tasty fresh vegetables and salsa

Recipe Ingredients for Fiesta Mexican Rice

250 grams Uncle Ben's Brown Rice
275 grams black beans
100 grams sweet pepper
50 grams onion
150 grams Chichi's Medium salsa
75 grams corn
6 grams fresh cilantro

Recipe Directions for Fiesta Mexican Rice

  1. chop onion (1.75 oz) and saute using non-stick spray

  2. add salsa (5.3 oz), peppers (3.5 oz), corn (2.6 oz) and black beans (one can or 9.7 oz)

  3. while that's all heating through, prepare brown rice as directed on Ready Rice packet

  4. add rice (8.82 oz) and cilantro (.25 oz)

  5. heat thoroughly and serve

Categories

Main Dish, Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 151.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
241
Calories from Fat
16
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.8g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.2g
1%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
131mg
5%
Potassium
796mg
23%
Total Carbohydrates
46.1g
15%
Dietary Fiber
8.7g
35%
Sugars
3.2g
Protein
12.1g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 38%
Calcium 6% Iron 16%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
95% confidence
A
  Good points
  • Very low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in thiamin
  • High in vitamin C
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