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Chicken and Beans Burrito Bowls

  • Prep 30 min
  • Total 35 min
  • Servings 6

Need help with dinner? All you need to do is open your pantry for this quick and easy weeknight meal that combines your favorite burrito flavors together in one bowl. ...MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

Cilantro Lime Rice

2 1/2
cups water
1 1/2
cups uncooked regular long-grain white rice
1/2
teaspoon salt
3
tablespoons finely chopped fresh cilantro leaves
2
tablespoons fresh lime juice
1
tablespoon olive oil

Chicken and Beans

1
tablespoon olive oil
1
medium onion, finely chopped
1
serrano chile, seeded and diced
3
cups shredded cooked chicken
1
can (15 oz) Progresso™ black beans, drained, rinsed
1
can (14.5 oz) Muir Glen™ organic fire roasted diced tomatoes
1
can (4.5 oz) Old El Paso™ chopped green chiles
2/3
cup water
1
package (1 oz) Old El Paso™ chicken taco seasoning mix

Toppings

Sliced avocado
Crumbled Cotija cheese
Sour cream
Lime wedges
Shredded lettuce

Steps

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  • 1
    In 2-quart saucepan, heat 2 1/2 cups water to boiling. Add rice and salt; cover, and reduce heat to simmering. Cook 16 to 18 minutes or until water is absorbed and rice is just tender.
  • 2
    In small bowl, beat cilantro, lime juice and 1 tablespoon olive oil. Stir into cooked rice; fluff with fork.
  • 3
    In 12-inch skillet, heat 1 tablespoon olive oil over medium heat. Cook onion and serrano chile in oil about 6 minutes or until softened. Add chicken, beans, tomatoes, green chiles, 2/3 cup water and the taco seasoning mix. Heat to simmering; reduce heat to low. Cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • 4
    Serve chicken and beans in bowls with rice and desired toppings.

Expert Tips

  • Original Old El Paso™ taco seasoning mix can be substituted for the chicken taco seasoning mix called for in the recipe.
  • Most canned beans can be substituted for the black beans in this recipe. Try pinto, kidney or even garbanzo beans for a change of pace.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
450
Calories from Fat
90
% Daily Value
Total Fat
10g
16%
Saturated Fat
2g
11%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
60mg
20%
Sodium
930mg
39%
Potassium
440mg
13%
Total Carbohydrate
62g
21%
Dietary Fiber
6g
26%
Sugars
3g
Protein
28g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
10%
10%
Vitamin C
10%
10%
Calcium
8%
8%
Iron
25%
25%
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1/2 Vegetable; 3 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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