Go Mexican for lunch or dinner today with this quick and easy Spicy Rice, Bean and Cheese Skillet made with Minute® Instant Brown Rice!
Bring a taste of Mexico to the table today with this easy and flavorful Spicy Rice, Bean and Cheese Skillet. It’s ready in just 20 minutes!
Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add green peppers and garlic and cook for 1 minute, until fragrant.
Add beans, tomatoes and green chilies and water to skillet and mix well. Bring to a boil.
Stir in brown rice. Reduce heat to medium-low; cover. Simmer for 10 minutes. Remove from heat.
Stir in cilantro and top with cheese. Let stand, covered, for 5 minutes.
Spice things up with this quick and simple Spicy Rice, Bean and Cheese Skillet made with Minute® Instant Brown Rice. Don’t settle for bland, boring meals just because your busy schedule leaves you with little time to cook. With our easy and delicious recipes, you can have a fantastic dinner, fast!
Loaded with green bell peppers, diced tomatoes, green chilies, black beans, cheese and topped with fresh cilantro, this dish combines some favorite Mexican flavors in one simple recipe. Serve it as a side dish with any of your favorite Mexican main dishes, or serve it as a main. It’s as versatile as it is delicious and you’ll find yourself craving it time and time again.
There are plenty of different ways you can make Mexican fried rice. If green chilies are too spicy for your liking, swap them for red bell peppers, zucchini or drained whole kernel corn for an equally-delicious, mild dish. If you’re not on a vegetarian diet, serve this recipe as a main dish by adding a bit of protein, such as diced, cooked chicken. For added flavor and creaminess, top this dish with a few slices of fresh avocado and a dollop of sour cream.
For a similar recipe idea, give this Southern Beans and Rice recipe a tex-mex twist with hot sauce, spicy peppers and Monterey Jack cheese.