Photo: Oxmoor House
Prep Time
2 Mins
Cook Time
12 Mins
Yield
4 servings (serving size: 6 tablespoons rice, about 3/4 cup bean mixture, and 2 tablespoons cheese)

We call for ready-to-eat brown rice, but if you have leftover brown rice, this is the perfect time to use it. Grill some summer squash, which is at its peak from June through late August, for a fresh side to this Mexican-style dish.

Prep: 2 minutes; Cook: 12 minutes

How to Make It

Step 1

Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat; add bell pepper and onion. Cook 7 minutes or until lightly browned, stirring often. Stir in beans; cook 1 minute or until thoroughly heated. Remove from heat; stir in half package of seasoning mix.

Step 2

Place rice in a medium bowl; heat according to package directions. Add remaining half of seasoning mix to rice, stirring well to combine. Spoon bean mixture over rice; sprinkle evenly with cheese.

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