This Brown & Wild Rice Bowl with Veggie Burger is great for meatless Mondays or any day when you’re craving something hearty and delicious.
For meatless Mondays or any day when you want a hearty meal that’s ready in minutes, this Brown & Wild Rice Bowl with Veggie Burger can’t be beat!
Heat rice according to package directions.
Break veggie burger into large chunks and place in a small, microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on HIGH for 60-90 seconds, or until heated through.
Toss together rice and veggie burger. Top with lettuce, tomatoes and cheese. Drizzle with ranch dressing.
Substitute Swiss cheese for the Cheddar cheese, if desired.
We’re all trying to eat a little better these days but sometimes, changing our habits can be hard. Let this and our other veggie-based recipes come to the rescue! Not only is this recipe meatless, it also uses our 100% wholegrain Minute® Ready to Serve Brown & Wild Rice which is chock-full of nutrients and vitamins. If eating better is your goal, this dish is hard to beat!
Not only is this dish ready in minutes, it’s also easy to adapt to what you have on hand or to the flavors you prefer. If you don’t have veggie burgers at home, make this with a frozen beef patty. Simply adjust the cooking time to ensure that it’s properly cooked through.
You can also top this with any type of cheese, dressing or vegetable you like. Try pickled jalapeños, for spice. Add corn, if you like things sweet. Replace the ranch dressing with Italian vinaigrette, blue cheese dressing or any type you enjoy. The possibilities are endless!
Find more plant-based recipes like this and protein-packed options with beef and chicken in our recipe section. Try more vegetarian recipes or our 15 Minute Chicken and Rice Dinner, which can be made in an Instant Pot. Need more simple yet delicious options? Learn to make our Mexican Rice Recipe or this Microwave Egg Fried Rice.