Brown Rice with Vegetables (MyPlate Certified) | GOYA

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Brown Rice with Vegetables

Nutritious, Delicious Rice Recipe

Adding whole grains to your family dinner is tastier than every with this Brown Rice with Vegetables recipe! Filled with chewy, nutty-tasting GOYA® Brown Rice and jazzed up with fresh veggies, like peppers, onions, spinach and garlic, this side dish is a delicious way to add nutrition to your family’s meal.

Makes 6 Servings
(Serving Size: About 2/3 cup - 140 Calories)

Prep time: 10 min.

Total time: 50 min.

Ingredients

1 cup dry GOYA® Brown Rice

2 tsp. GOYA® Extra Virgin Olive Oil

½ red onion, finely chopped (about ¾ cup)

½ red bell pepper, finely chopped (about ½ cup)

6 oz. fresh spinach, coarsely chopped (about 4 cups)

2 tsp. GOYA® Minced Garlic

1 tsp. GOYA® Sazonador Total

Directions

1. Cook rice according to package directions (cooking time 40 minutes). Meanwhile, heat oil in medium skillet over medium-high heat. Add onions and peppers; cook until vegetables are soft, about 7 minutes. Add spinach and garlic; cook until spinach wilts and garlic is fragrant, about 1 minute more.
2. Add cooked rice to large serving bowl. Stir in cooked vegetables; season with Sazonador Total. Serve warm.
Tip By La Cocina Goya

Include whole grains.

Aim to make at least half your grains whole grains. Look for the words “100% whole grain” or “100% whole wheat” on food labels. Whole grains provide more nutrients, like fiber, than refined grains.