Spruce up a simple rice side dish with some shredded zucchini, black beans, corn, a squeeze of lime juice and a handful of chopped cilantro for a healthy, satisfying and refreshing side dish on a hot spring or summer day. This is perfectly paired with grilled chicken, fish, or even as a side to your favorite tacos. Enjoy!
- 1 1/2 cups uncooked rice
- 1 (15 oz.) can black beans, drained and rinsed
- 1 (15 oz.) can whole kernel corn, drained
- 2 zucchini, shredded
- 2 tbsp. unsalted butter
- Juice of 1 lime
- 1/4 cup fresh cilantro leaves, chopped
- Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
Remove from heat and stir in black beans, corn, zucchini, butter, lime juice and cilantro. Cover and let stand 5 minutes.
Fluff rice with a fork; season with salt and pepper, to taste
Source: Damn Delicious