Monday, August 8, 2011

Fiesta Lime Rice

brad and i eat rice ALL.THE.TIME. i ran across this recipe the other day and thought it would be a fun twist on our normal rice and black beans boringness! :) it was super easy and really good! so, next time you are feeling boring with your rice and black them up like this!

Fiesta Lime Rice
source: skinnytaste

what you need:

1 1/2 cups cooked long grain rice
3/4 cup canned black beans, rinsed and heated
3/4 cup cooked corn (I used Trader Joe's Fire Roasted frozen Corn), heated
1 large tomato, diced
1 large scallion, diced fine
2-4 tbsp chopped cilantro (to your liking)
1 tbsp fresh squeezed lime juice
salt to taste

what you do:

In a large bowl, combine hot rice, heated corn, heated beans, tomato, scallion, cilantro, lime juice and salt if needed. Toss and serve.



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