Vegan Mexican Rice

Dinner, Lunch, Main Dish, Vegan

I just love Mexican food.  It’s spicy and has a great kick to it.  It also packs a huge punch of flavor.  So I decided to make this wonderful Vegan Mexican Rice by using diced onions, jalapeno pepper, garlic, and diced organic tomatoes to name a few ingredients.  The flavor of this Mexican rice was delicious!

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Vegan Mexican Rice

1.5 Cups of dry brown rice, (about 2 cups of cooked)
2 Cups of organic tomatoes, diced
1 Cup of organic red onion, diced
2 Organic jalapeños, diced
2 Cloves of fresh garlic, crushed
2 Tablespoons of avocado oil
4 Teaspoons of organic green onions, diced, and more for garnishing
2 Teaspoons of organic basil, diced
1 Teaspoon of organic smoked paprika
1 Teaspoon of organic chili powder
1 Teaspoon of Himalayan salt
1/2 Teaspoon of organic cayenne pepper

-Cook brown rice according to directions on packaging.
-Dice the onions, jalapeños, green onions, garlic and basil.
-Add the avocado oil, diced onions, diced jalapeños and garlic to a skillet and sauté on low medium heat for 2-3 minutes or until the onions are translucent.
-Then add the remaining ingredients, mixing until combined for 2-3 minutes until everything is evenly heated. Taste and adjust seasonings to your taste.
-Garnish with chopped green onions and basil. Serve and enjoy!

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