Confetti Beans and Rice with Chicken

Try this Confetti Beans and Rice with Chicken for a protein-packed, flavorful lunch. With brown rice, black beans, sweet corn and a tangy dressing, this salad has it all.

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Cooking time
PREP TIME 15 mins
Servings
SERVES 4
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 15 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 bag Success® Brown Rice
  • 1/2 cup Caesar salad dressing
  • 2 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 1 can (15 oz) black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 3/4 lb (12 oz) diced, cooked chicken
  • 1 can (11 oz) whole kernel corn with red and green bell peppers, drained
  • 4 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 large tomato, sliced

Instructions

  • Colorful, nutritious and easy-to-make, your whole family will love this Confetti Beans and Rice with Chicken salad. With a zesty mix of delicious ingredients, it will become one of your go-to weekday lunches or sides.

    Step 1

  • Prepare rice according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • Combine Caesar dressing and Dijon mustard in a medium bowl.

    Step 3

  • Add rice, beans, chicken, corn and green onions to bowl. Stir to combine. Chill or serve at room temperature, garnished with tomato slices.

Color by Veggie

Whether it’s a three-bean salad or black bean and corn salad, there’s one thing that’s for sure — the more colorful the salad, the tastier the result! As the name implies, this Confetti Beans and Rice with Chicken is a colorful salad made with a mix of tasty ingredients including black beans, green onions, corn and peppers.

This flavorful combination gets an extra boost from our Success® Brown Rice, which is 100% whole grain and perfect for anyone looking for a dose of complex carbs. Tossed in a Caesar and Dijon mustard dressing, this chicken and rice salad is zesty, creamy and full of crunchy, plant-powered goodness.

Best of all, this dish covers most of the main food groups — hearty whole grains, protein, veggies and fruit! Add in your favorite type of cheese and you’ll have dairy covered, too.

A Great Side Dish

This rice and bean chicken salad is great for large gatherings like family barbecues or as a contribution to your next potluck dinner with friends.

Going meat-free? Skip out on the chicken and this dish is 100% vegetarian, making it a fantastic option for meatless Mondays. Plus, with the same ingredients, it will still offer up tons of plant-based protein.