Main Dishes

Chimichurri Sauce Cauliflower Rice Buddha Bowl

Easy Chimichurri sauce recipe made with vinegar, parsley, cilantro, and a dash of Cuban oregano. A delicious green sauce that can be canned and saved as a marinade for meat and vegetables. Toss with fresh cauliflower rice and bell peppers for a delicious vegan Buddha bowl!

4
16 oz. bag of Cauliflower Rice (Trader Joe\'s)
½ cup orange bell peppers, finely chopped
Chimichurri Sauce:
3 garlic cloves
4 cups fresh parsley leaves
1 cup chopped fresh cilantro
1 cup olive oil
? cup vinegar
1 teaspoon lemon zest
¼ cup fresh lemon juice
5 large Cuban Oregano Leaves (or 1 Tablespoon freshly chopped oregano)
¾ teaspoon salt (Himalayan salt)
½ teaspoon fresh ground pepper
Make the Chimichurri Sauce: With a food processor running, drop garlic, olive oil, vinegar, lemon juice. Add the parsley, cilantro, lemon zest, oregano, salt and pepper. Spoon into jars, leaving ½-inch...
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Nutritions

Calories
1549

Sodium
555mg
23% DV

Fat
128g
197% DV

Protein
5g
10% DV

Carbs
30g
10% DV

Fiber
10g
42% DV

Comfort food at its best! The ultimate Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Casserole with Rice is made from scratch with simple, wholesome ingredients. The flavorful rice, vegetables, and chicken come together in a creamy sauce with a buttery Ritz cracker topping. Add a salad and corn muffins or biscuits for a hearty, family-friendly dinner any night of the week!

3/4 c salted butter
1 onion
4 cloves garlic
1/2 c all purpose flour
3 c low sodium chicken broth
12 oz cream cheese
2 t fresh thyme
1 t fresh rosemary
1 T Dijon mustard
1 1/2 t kosher salt
1/2 t black pepper
4 c cooked shredded chicken
4 c cooked long grain white rice
4 c frozen baby broccoli florets
2 c coarsely crushed Ritz crackers ( mixed with 2 T melted butter )
10
  • Preheat oven to 350° F . Grease a 9 x 13-inch baking dish; set aside.
  • In a large Dutch oven, melt butter over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is...
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Nutritions

Calories
1348

Sodium
1443mg
60% DV

Fat
59g
91% DV

Protein
56g
113% DV

Carbs
141g
48% DV

Fiber
7g
31% DV