Veggie Taco Quinoa Bowl
PREP TIME TOTAL TIME 20 min SERVINGS 4
Taco-infused quinoa and vegetables take the stage in this one-bowl meal packed with protein and flavor. Customize yours as you wish with various fresh toppings!
- 1 1/2 cups uncooked quinoa
- 1 package (1 oz) Ortega® Taco Seasoning Mix
- 1 box (10 oz) Green Giant® Steamers® Niblets™ frozen Corn & Butter Sauce
- 1 can (15 oz.) Joan of Arc® Black Beans, drained, rinsed
- 1 cup shredded lettuce
- 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese (4 oz)
- 1 cup chopped tomatoes
- 1/4 cup sour cream
- 1Make quinoa as directed on package, adding taco seasoning mix to water during the last 5 minutes of cooking time. Meanwhile, cook corn as directed on box.
- 2Assemble bowls by layering equal amounts of quinoa, lettuce, black beans, corn, cheese, tomatoes and sour cream. Add additional toppings as desired, and serve immediately.
Additional topping ideas include avocado, sliced ripe olives, salsa, cilantro, sliced jalapeños, crushed tortilla chips.Substitute plain Greek yogurt as a healthier alternative for sour cream.