Here's how to recreate the Mexican staple with all your favourite vegetables in this fresh and tasty burrito salad bowl
Yield
Serves 4
Prep Time
30mins
Cook Time
5mins
Difficulty Level
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This deconstructed burrito is a fresh and vibrant take on the Mexican staple minus the calories. Simply add your favourite vegetables and a dash of your favourite seasonings for the ultimate healthy and tasty meal.

Ingredients

  • 400 g can black beans, drained, rinsed
  • 2 green onions (scallions), chopped finely
  • 2 tbsps lime juice
  • 2 baby cos (Romaine) lettuce hearts, quartered
  • 200 g shredded red cabbage
  • 4 baby radishes (120 g), trimmed, sliced thinly
  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 250 g packet microwave brown rice
  • 1 cup (280 g) Greek yoghurt
  • 2 tsps chipotle chilli sauce
  • 250 g mini roma (plum) tomatoes, halved
  • 1 medium avocado (250 g), sliced
  • ½ cup coriander (cilantro) sprigs
  • Lime wedges, to serve

SPICED PEPITAS

  • ½ cup (100 g) pepitas (pumpkin seed kernels)
  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp pure maple syrup
  • ½ tsp cayenne pepper
01.

Combine beans, green onion and juice in a small bowl. Season to taste.

02.

Place lettuce, cabbage, radish and oil in a large bowl; toss gently to combine.

03.

Heat rice in microwave according to packet directions.

04.
Make spiced pepitas.
05.

Combine yoghurt and chilli sauce in a small bowl.

06.

Divide rice, bean mixture and cabbage salad among four bowls. Top with tomatoes, avocado, spiced pepitas and coriander. Serve with yoghurt dressing and lime wedges.

SPICED PEPITAS

01.

Stir ingredients in a frying pan over high heat until pepitas pop and are golden. Cool.

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