mexican beef and rice


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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 345.6
  • Total Fat: 16.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 52.6 mg
  • Sodium: 593.4 mg
  • Total Carbs: 23.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.9 g
  • Protein: 24.5 g

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similar to other recipes but
easier to make
originally from ww
similar to other recipes but
easier to make
originally from ww

Number of Servings: 6


    1 tbsp oil
    1 lb xtra lean ground beef
    1 med onion, chopped
    1 cup chicken broth
    1 jar salsa-11 oz
    1 1/2 cups raw minute brown rice
    1 cup ff shredded cheese


heat oil in pan over med-high heat
add meat, & onion, brown, drain fat.
add broth and salsa, bring to a boil
stir in raw rice,cover and remove from heat.
let stand for 5 minutes
fluff rice, sprinkle with cheese, cover for 2 min

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user JANIEGIRL123.


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  • Fantastic. Will make again and again! - 7/17/10

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  • Really yummy and super easy to make. - 10/14/09

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  • This was good. Next time I will add some green pepper to it. I used brown minute rice, and found that I had to let it cook a little longer than 5 minutes to get the rice tender. - 1/30/09

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  • Really good, added some frozen sweet corn to it and my husband had some tortillas of course. - 1/29/09

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  • The cheese made this a delicious recipe. I used beef broth instead. - 1/16/09

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  • So easy to make. I ate one night and then my husband and I ate it again the next night, and I usually hate leftovers. - 1/16/09

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  • this sounds like something my family will love, i'm going to try it this weekend. - 1/15/09

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  • I made this last night for my husband and myself. It was delicious! And super easy to make too! My husband isn't even on a diet and he really liked it too. We added a little tabasco sauce though cause we like things a little spicy. I did not see a need to use the oil and used 1 1/2 cups broth. - 1/15/09

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  • I made this for my husband and I and we loved it. I added red kidney beans and I only had white rice so used that, it was awesome very tastey and also better left over! - 1/14/09

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  • This looks like a good recipe, but I have to say that I cannot FATHOM how one serving could have 345 calories. Could this be for the whole recipe? Seems high to me. - 1/14/09

    Reply from JANIEGIRL123 (1/20/09)
    I'm not sure- the ground beef was pretty high in calories. I remade it using 93% lean ground turkey, omitted the oil and used a 15 oz can of salsa & a 1/2 cup ff cheese. The calorie content is about half, and it's still yummy. It's saved/shared as Mexican sloppy Joses. Hope you enjoy : )

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  • It sounds easy. I'll think I'll give it a try soon.. - 1/13/09

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