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 dish 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. Looking for another idea for dinner tonight? Try our: easy Spanish rice recipe.
Still need more meatless inspiration? Try our Vegan Meatloaf with Brown Rice and BBQ Sauce for a delicious and hearty vegan meal that will show you the creativities of plant protein.