Herbed Rice and Spicy Black Bean Salad

Herbed Rice and Spicy Black Bean Salad Delicious fresh herbs and a blend of peppers make this a fresh, light, and healthy dish that can be a side or a main course. My family loves this on warm summer nights.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 45 mins

    COOK : 10 mins

    TOTAL : 55 mins

    SERVING : 8

    YIELD : 8 servings

  • Make a seasoning by mixing together the basil, thyme, parsley, cilantro, salt, pepper, cayenne pepper, and garlic powder in a bowl.

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  • Gently mix together the rice, black beans, celery, olives, and green onions in a large bowl. Season the rice mixture with 1 teaspoon of the seasoning.

  • Make a dressing by whisking the vinegar and olive oil with the seasoning; allow to rest for 10 minutes. Pour the dressing over the rice mixture; stir to combine.

Per Serving: 185 calories; protein 4.5g; carbohydrates 22.1g; fat 8.8g; sodium 476.6mg.