Taco Fried Rice

spiced ground beef, jasmine rice, fire-roasted corn, chipotle salsa, fajita vegetables, avocado, cilantro

Serves: 4 Servings | Time to Table: 30 Minutes | Calories: 644 | Category: Gluten-Free | Excellent Source of: Fiber, Protein, Vitamin C | Good Source of: Iron, Potassium, Vitamin A


Equipment:

  • - Chef's Knife
  • - Large Skillet
  • - Liquid Measuring Cup
  • - Measuring Spoons
  • - Medium Saucepan with Lid

What You Need:

  • - Coarsely Ground Black Pepper
  • - Kosher Salt or Flake Sea Salt
  • - Olive Oil

What We Send:

  • - Avocado
  • - Chili Powder
  • - Chipotle Salsa
  • - Cilantro
  • - Fajita Vegetables
  • - Fire Roasted Corn
  • - Ground Beef
  • - Ground Cumin
  • - Jasmine Rice
  • - Lime Juice
  • - Minced Garlic
  • - Oregano

Wine Pairings by @grapefriend

With notes of peppercorn and herbs, a Carménère will be great with this taco-inspired meal.

Beer Pairings

Grab an American pale lager.

TK Table Talk:

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What To Do:

1. Ground beef may arrive slightly frozen. Thaw as needed.

Taco Fried Rice (Family) - Step 1

2. Cook Rice: In a medium saucepan over high heat, bring 2½ cups water and ½ teaspoon salt to a boil. Stir in rice and return to a boil. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer 15 minutes. Turn off heat and let stand covered for 5 minutes.

Taco Fried Rice (Family) - Step 2

3. Prep Ingredients: Chop fajita vegetables. Chop cilantro. Slice avocados.

Taco Fried Rice (Family) - Step 3

4. Brown Beef: Heat 2 teaspoons olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add ground beef, garlic, chili powder, cumin, oregano and ½ teaspoon each salt and pepper. Cook 5 minutes or until beef is browned. Remove from skillet.

5. Cook Vegetables: Heat 2 teaspoons olive oil in skillet. Add chopped fajita vegetables. Sauté 4 minutes or until tender.

Taco Fried Rice (Family) - Step 4

6. Finish Fried Rice: Stir rice into cooked vegetables. Cook 2 minutes or until rice begins to brown. Stir in beef, corn, salsa and cilantro. Cook 2 minutes longer or until mixture is thoroughly heated. Stir in lime juice and season with salt and pepper to taste.

To Serve: Divide rice evenly among 4 serving plates or bowls. Top evenly with avocado.

Pro Tip:

Stir in a scrambled egg or two for authentic fried rice flavor.
Spice it Up! Sprinkle each serving with shredded Monterey Jack or crumbled queso fresco.

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