Taco Rice Recipe
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1 medium onion, chopped
- 1 jar (16 ounces) salsa
- 1 can (15 ounces) tomato sauce
- 1 chicken bouillon cube
- 1-1/2 cups instant rice, cooked
- Tortilla chips
- Optional toppings: shredded cheddar cheese, kidney beans, sour cream, sliced ripe olives
- 1. In a skillet, cook beef and onion over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain. Add the salsa, tomato sauce and bouillon. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 5 minutes. Stir in rice. Cover and simmer for 30 minutes or until rice is tender. Serve with tortilla chips and toppings of your choice. Yield: 4 servings.
Serve Taco Rice at your next buffet dinner by making a double batch in advance and reheating it in a slow cooker. Ask each guest to bring a taco topping, such as diced tomatoes, chopped onions, shredded lettuce or any of the optional toppings listed in the recipe.
1 each: 320 calories, 11g fat (5g saturated fat), 56mg cholesterol, 1374mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 6g fiber), 24g protein.