Zucchini Noodle Rice Bowl

Make your own quick and easy Zucchini Noodle Rice Bowl with cilantro and lime rice, edamame, matchstick carrots and cashews all drizzled in your favorite Asian-style dressing!

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Cooking time PREP TIME 5 mins
Servings SERVES 1
Ready in TOTAL TIME 5 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 5 mins
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  • 1 cup Minute® Ready to Serve Cilantro & Lime Jasmine Rice
  • 3/4 cup store-bought spiralized zucchini noodles
  • 1/3 cup matchstick carrots
  • 1/3 cup edamame, shelled and cooked
  • 2 tbsp Asian dressing
  • 1 tbsp cashews, chopped


  • Use your favorite Asian-style dressing to drizzle over this Zucchini Noodle Rice Bowl for a quick and easy meal or side dish loaded with nutritious veggies like edamame, matchsticks carrots and zucchini.

    Step 1

  • Heat rice according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • Toss together rice, zucchini noodles, carrots, edamame and dressing until well coated.

    Step 3

  • Garnish with cashews.

    Recipe Tip

    Sesame, peanut and soy salad dressings all work well for this rice dish.

Reinvent Rice Bowls

This Asian-inspired Zucchini Noodle Rice Bowl has everything that makes a rice bowl great. It combines flavorful cilantro and lime rice, crunchy carrots, spiralized zucchini noodles and edamame with nutty cashews and a delicious, store-bought Asian dressing. It’s healthy, satisfying, bursting with flavor and fun to eat!

Easy to make, this dish is perfect as a grab-and-go lunch on a busy day. You’ll never have to skip a meal again! Simply prep your veggies the night before. In the morning, grab them along with a cup of Minute® Ready to Serve Cilantro & Lime Jasmine Rice and your favorite Asian dressing as you head out the door. You’ll have everything you need for a tasty and satisfying lunch even on your busiest days.

If you crave a bit more protein, add some shredded or diced rotisserie chicken or cooked shrimp to this dish. You’ll enjoy a filling, healthy and delicious meal made in just minutes!

Zucchini Noodles

If you’ve never tried zucchini noodles, or zoodles, you’re missing out on a fun way to eat vegetables. These noodles are not actually noodles at all, but zucchini sliced into spirals to eat like pasta. If you don’t have a spiralizer at home to make your own, no problem, there are many store-bought options to choose from to make meal prep easier! Simply toss them into your rice bowl and you’re good to go, no cooking required.