Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Spinach & Black Bean Wrap

I'm one of those people who is always looking for some easy lunch recipes. I work at a computer all day but don't have time to make any elaborate meals - so quick, easy, and easy to clean up are my requirements.

If you make the rice and spinach/bean mixture ahead of time, these wraps can be enjoyed in less than 5 minutes. I wasn't expecting a whole lot when it came to flavor, but holy cow these wraps are exploding with flavor! And even though without meat, they are very filling. Try them - you won't be disappointed!
Spinach & Black Bean Wrap
6 SERVINGS 
PREP: 5 minutes           COOK: 15 minutes            READY IN: 20 minutes


  SIMPLE         HEALTHY      YUM
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INGREDIENTS


  • 6 cups baby spinach
  • 1 (15 oz) can black beans, drained
  • 1 1/2 cups cooked Rice-A-Roni Mexican Style Rice
  • 1/2 cup grated cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup salsa
  • 6 wraps or tortillas

DIRECTIONS


  1. Cook rice according to direction on box.
  2. Warm tortillas in microwave or place in oven, on a cookie sheet, at 300 degrees for 15 minutes.
  3. In a large skillet, warm spinach and black beans until spinach is wilted. About 3 minutes.
  4. Evenly distribute all ingredients in tortilla leaving 2" on one end for folding.

NUTRITION FACTS



    Serving size = 1 wrap   468 calories  8 g fat  87.4 g carbs   17.5 g protein   4.5g sugar   

Enjoy!
Recipe adapted from SkinnyMs.

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