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Prep 45 mins
Cook 15 mins
Yummy and easy. Cut out the tortilla and save some calories.
Make and share this Quinoa Black Bean Burrito Bowls recipe from Food.com.
- 473.18 ml water
- 236.59 ml quinoa
- 14.79 ml olive oil
- 1 onion, chopped
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 396.89 g black beans, drained and rinsed
- 118.29 ml cilantro, chopped
- 9.85 ml chili powder
- 0.25 ml cayenne
- 59.14 ml fresh lime juice, divided (from 1-2 limes)
- 2 tomatoes, diced
- 1 avocado, pitted and diced
- 59.14 ml salsa
- Rinse the quinoa thoroughly in a mesh strainer or sieve, drain.
- Heat water in a sauce pan and bring to a boil. Add quinoa, stir, and return to a boil. Lower heat, cover, and simmer about 15-20 minutes. Remove from heat and allow to steam for 10-15 minutes.
- Meanwhile, heat olive oil in a medium skillet over medium high heat. Add onions and cook until softened. Add garlic and cook 1 minute. Add balck beans, half of cilantro, chili powder, cayenne, and 2 tablespoons lime juice. Reduce heat to low.
- When the quinoa is fully cooked, remove from heat and fluff with a fork. Stir in remaining cilantro and remaining lime juice. To assemble bowls, divide quinoa between three bowls. Top with black beans, tomatoes, avocado, and salsa. Serve warm.