South of the Border Rice and Beans

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by Boca Pat

Veggies, beans and cheese turn boring white rice into a dish filled with flavor.

Top Review by CWlaz

Nice and pretty quick dish. I don't do cilantro, so we increased the cumin, and added some chili powder, too. Pretty tasty.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat broiler, coat baking dish with cooking spray.
  2. In skillet heat oil.
  3. Add next 7 ingredients, cook, stirring until tender, 5-6 minutes.
  4. Add broth and bring to boil, stir in rice.
  5. Reduce heat, cover and simmer until liquid is absorbed about 20 minutes.
  6. Remove from heat and stir in beans& 1/2 cup cheese.
  7. Cover, let stand 5 minutes, then transfer to baking dish.
  8. Sprinkle with remaining cheese and broil until cheese is melted.
  9. Sprinkle with cilantro and serve with hot pepper sauce if desired.

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