Fiesta Rice Salad

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Shannon Smith

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This is a great summer side dish - Enjoy!

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You just can't lose with this winning combination of cumin, lime juice and cilantro. Munch on this for a lovely light lunch, or pair it with your favorite Mexican dish for a super-satisfying dinner.

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Rating:

★★★★☆ 24 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8-10
Prep:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 can(s)
    black beans, rinsed & drained
  • 2 c
    cooked brown rice
  • 1
    red or yellow bell pepper, chopped
  • 1
    green pepper, chopped
  • 2
    stalks celery, chopped
  • 3-4
    scallions, sliced
  • 1 c
    fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 3/4 c
    salsa
  • 1/3 c
    italian dressing
  • ·
    juice of 1 lime
  • 1 tsp
    cumin

How to Make Fiesta Rice Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Put rice in a mixing bowl (rice should not be warm, let it cool completely or refridgerate to cool if necessary)add all other ingredients and mix thoroughly. Refridgerate for 1 hour & serve.

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About Fiesta Rice Salad

Course/Dish: Vegetables Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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