Spiced Quinoa Rice

Spiced with cumin and chili powder, this lemony whole grain bowl with brown rice, quinoa and avocado is satisfying and delicious.

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Spiced Quinoa Rice

Cooking time PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 1 min
Servings SERVES 1
Ready in TOTAL TIME 6 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 1 min
Servings
SERVES 1
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 6 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Minute® Ready to Serve Brown Rice & Quinoa
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp lemon zest
  • 1/4 tsp chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp ground cumin
  • 1/4 tsp ground pepper
  • 1/2 avocado, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 2 tbsp torn fresh basil leaves
  • 1/4 tsp salt

Instructions

  • Step 1

  • Heat rice and quinoa according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • Stir in lemon juice, lemon zest, chili powder, cumin and pepper.

    Step 3

  • Top with avocado and basil; sprinkle with salt.

    Recipe Tip

    Substitute parsley for basil if desired.