Black Bean Burrito Bowls

Beans and rice are a classic combo because they are affordable, packed full of balanced nutrition, easy-to-make, and über tasty! Here, you’ll take a base of half brown rice and half seasoned black beans, and then top it with your favorite fixin’s. I highly recommend fresh pico de gallo, avocado, sour cream, and cilantro!

 
Black Bean Burrito Bowls

Black Bean Burrito Bowls

Yield: 1 bowl
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Beans and rice are a classic combo because they are affordable, packed full of balanced nutrition, easy-to-make, and über tasty! 

Ingredients

  • 1 cup cooked brown rice
  • 1 cup cooked seasoned black beans
  • 1/2 cup fresh pico de gallo salsa
  • Avocado, cilantro, sour cream, lime, etc., for topping

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, layer the brown rice and black beans together. Top with pico de gallo salsa.
  2. You can stop here (it’s deliciously simple!) or top with your favorite toppings like avocado, cilantro, sour cream, and fresh lime juice.

Notes

If you don’t have time to make your seasoned black beans from scratch, you can also buy them from a can in the grocery store. Check out the brands in the international foods aisles for the best flavor.

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 1 Serving Size: 1 bowl
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 841Total Fat: 35gSaturated Fat: 6gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 26gCholesterol: 7mgSodium: 532mgCarbohydrates: 118gFiber: 36gSugar: 7gProtein: 26g

At Wholefully, we believe that good nutrition is about much more than just the numbers on the nutrition facts panel. Please use the above information as only a small part of what helps you decide what foods are nourishing for you.

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