Burrito Bowls with Southwest Chipotle Rice
yield: 6 servings
Add bacon grease and onion to a large saucepan. Cook on medium heat, stirring occasionally, for 10 to 15 minutes or until onion is soft. Add garlic and cook and additional 5 minutes.
Stir in rice, black beans, tomatoes and their juice, corn and minced chipotle pepper. Stir until all ingredients are mixed well.
Add water and salt. Stir. Cover and cook on medium heat,stirring occasionally, until all the water is absorbed and the rice is tender. Check frequently to make sure the rice isn't' sticking to the pan.
Remove from heat, keep covered and let sit for 10 minutes.
Fluff with a fork before serving. Taste for seasonings and adjust.
Southwest Chipotle Rice. Long grain white rice with onions, garlic, black beans, tomatoes, corn and chipotle pepper.
assemble burrito bowls:
Arrange rice, pulled pork, lettuce, tomato and green onion in a bowl. Top with your favorite toppings.