17 Recipes You Can Make with Leftover Rice and Beans
While some look at leftovers as taking up extra space in their fridge, we see them as an exciting opportunity. Having some of your ingredients already prepped saves you a few extra steps, so it’s a time-saver, too. From burrito bowls to casseroles, it’s easy to bring leftover rice and beans back to life with these 17 recipes.
Crock-Pot Pork Adobo with Black Beans
A new twist on a Filipino classic.
20-Minute Cilantro Chicken with Rice and Beans
Ready before your family can ask, “What’s for dinner?”
Salsa Chicken and Rice Casserole
This one has “weeknight” written all over it.
Black Bean Plantain Vegan Bowl
Packed with good-for-you ingredients.
Mexican Chicken and Rice Casserole
The easiest decision you’ll make all week.
Chipotle Black Bean, Brown Rice, and Mango Quesadillas
A double batch is in order. Trust us.
Lime Cilantro Chicken with Mixed Rice and Black Beans
The leftovers make a fabulous lunch.
Chipotle Enchilada Shrimp with Rice and Beans
Cool if we eat the whole skillet?
Loaded, Smothered Beef Burritos
Just the cheesy goodness we had in mind.