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White Rice and Beans Recipe

Looking for an easy white rice and beans recipe? Learn how to make white rice and beans using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by home4ed

Makes 8 servings



filling side dish! goes well with beef cubano

Recipe Ingredients for white rice and beans

1/4 Green Bell Pepper
1/4 Yellow Onion
1/4 cup Chopped Cilantro
2 tbs butter
15 1/2 oz Black Beans
3 cups chicken broth
1 tsp cumin
1/2 teaspoon ground oregano
1 1/2 cup White Rice

Recipe Directions for white rice and beans

  1. Chop onion, pepper and cilantro very small. Add to pot along with oil and cook till onions are translucent. Then add tomato paste, Sazon packet, buillon cube and can of beans. Bring to a boil.

  2. Fill bean can with water, full once then about 3/4 of the way a second time add to pot, bring to a boil again and add the rice. Turn heat down to medium-low and cook for twenty to twenty five minutes.

  3. Cook's Notes

  4. Sazon Goya Seasoning can be found in the Bean/ethnic food aisle at all supermarkets, there is two types on the package it will say -with culantro y achiote- or -without culantro y achiote- personally I use the one with culantro y achiote.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 191.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
358
Calories from Fat
40
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.4g
7%
Saturated Fat
1.8g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
8mg
3%
Sodium
312mg
13%
Potassium
954mg
27%
Total Carbohydrates
63.0g
21%
Dietary Fiber
9.0g
36%
Sugars
1.5g
Protein
16.3g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 12%
Calcium 9% Iron 26%
* 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
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • Very low in cholesterol
  • Low in sugar
  • High in thiamin
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