Your Rice Fix it however you feel like fixing it (can you tell I’m from the South?) and make a double batch so you can have 2 cups leftover for the next recipe;-)
Black Bean and Rice Salad:084: 1 1/2 tsp salt 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 bay leaf, crushed 2 tsp chili powder 2 tsp cumin seed 2 tsp thyme 2 cups reserved rice 2 cans (15 oz) black beans, rinsed and drained 1 small red bell pepper, diced 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and diced 1 oz cilantro, chopped 1 tsp yellow mustard 1 tbs red wine vinegar 2 tbs olive oil 2 tsp chili powder 2 tsp red pepper sauce 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 tsp black pepper Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Chill and serve. 8 servings = about 205 calories.