Hoppin’ Juan

Load up on protein and veggies with our Hoppin’ Juan rice dish made with Success® White Rice, turkey sausage, black-eyed peas, peppers, tomato and green chilies.

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Cooking time
PREP TIME 15 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 15 mins
Servings
SERVES 4-6
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 30 mins

Ingredients

  • 2 bags Success® White Rice or Success® Brown Rice
  • 1 tbsp canola oil
  • 1/2 lb turkey country sausage
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1/2 green bell pepper, chopped
  • 1/2 red bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp paprika
  • 1 can (15 oz) black eyed peas, drained and rinsed
  • 1 can (10 oz) diced tomatoes and green chilies
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice

Instructions

  • A hearty and complete meal, this ingredient-packed Hoppin’ Juan rice dish makes a perfect breakfast, lunch or dinner.

    Step 1

  • Prepare rice according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • Heat oil in a large, nonstick skillet over medium heat. Crumble in turkey sausage and cook, stirring often for 5 minutes, or until browned. Add onions, peppers, garlic, chili powder and paprika to skillet and sauté until vegetables are crisp-tender, about 5 minutes.

    Step 3

  • Add rice, black eyed peas, diced tomatoes and green chilies and lemon juice to skillet and mix well. Reduce heat and simmer until heated through.

Delicious Morning, Noon or Night!

Rice bowls are some of our favorite dishes and this quick and easy recipe definitely tops our list. With a base of Success® White Rice or Success® Brown Rice and loaded with turkey sausage, black-eyed peas, bell pepper, tomato, onion and green chilies, this dish is sure to satisfy even the biggest of appetites. What’s more, it’s as simple as 1-2-3!

Enjoy this complete meal for breakfast, lunch or dinner in just 3 quick and simple steps. Start by cooking your choice of white or brown rice and setting it aside. Follow that by cooking the turkey sausage, onions, peppers and garlic. When the sausage is thoroughly cooked and the veggies are crisp-tender, add the rice and remaining ingredients, mix well, and you’re done. It truly doesn’t get any easier, or more delicious, than that!

Make it Your Own

This tasty dish is delicious as is, but is also easy to adjust to what you have on hand or to satisfy your cravings. Top each bowl with a fried egg for a hearty breakfast. Or, sprinkle each serving with shredded Cheddar cheese for a warm, melty lunch on a cold day. Feel free to add fresh avocado wedges for a creamy touch at dinner time. You can even substitute your favorite type of sausage or meatless ground for the turkey sausage in the recipe. The possibilities are practically endless!