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Sizzling Mexican Portobello Rice

 

Sizzling Mexican Portobello Rice

 

We’re always on the lookout for quick and easy meals! This recipe for Sizzling Mexican Portobello Rice is a great vegetarian meal option and is made easier with Knorr® Selects­TM Rustic Mexican Rice and Beans. Knorr® Selects­TM help us create a balanced meal that provides a good source of protein and at least ½ cup of vegetables per serving, which can provide us with nutrients such as vitamin C, vitamin A, potassium and fiber. As an added bonus, the Knorr® Selects TM are made without any artificial flavors or preservatives and the rice varieties are gluten free.

 

Sizzling Mexican Portobello Rice

Adapted from Knorr

 

Ingredients:

½ cup thinly sliced red onion, rinsed

1 Tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro leaves

1 Tbsp. fresh lime juice

½ tsp. honey

2 Tbsp. olive oil, divided

4 large portobello mushroom caps, (about 1 lb.), thickly sliced

1 clove garlic, chopped

1 large bell pepper, chopped

1 ½ cups fresh or frozen corn

2 ½ cups water

1 pkg. Knorr® Selects™ Rustic Mexican Rice & Beans

 

Directions:

  1. To prepare quick pickled onions, combine onion, cilantro, lime juice and honey in a small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on high for 30 seconds. Stir and set aside.

  2. To prepare the Mexican portobello rice, heat 1 tablespoon of the olive oil in a large nonstick pan over medium-high heat. Add your portobellos and cook until softened and browned, about 5 minutes. Toss in your garlic and cook 30 seconds more. Remove all from the pan and set aside. Heat the remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil in same pan and cook your bell pepper and corn for about 2 minutes or until crisp-tender.

  1. Pour your water and Knorr® Selects™ into the same pan. Bring to a boil, then turn down the heat to medium and continue cooking covered for 10 minutes.

  1. Stir in your portobellos and serve topped with your reserved pickled red onions.

 

Yield: 4 servings

 

Tip: Knorr® Selects­TM can help you create a delicious and nutritious main meal in just three simple steps: Knorr® SelectsTM + Lean Protein + Fresh Veggies = Main Meal! Find more meal inspiration on the Knorr® website.

 

*Per Serving: Calories 330, Total Fat 8g (Saturated 1.5g, Trans 0g), Cholesterol 0mg, Sodium 510mg, Total Carbohydrate 58g (Dietary Fiber 4g), Protein 9g, Vitamin D 0%, Calcium 45%, Iron 140%, Potassium 24%

Sizzling Mexican Portobello Rice

 

Have a question about nutrition? Our Mealtime Mentors would love to help! Reach out at AskFestivalDietitians.com or find them on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

 

FVVM Tip: Mushrooms

 

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Knorr®

 

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