Friday, March 1, 2013

Dinner In 20 Minutes Recipe #LoveEveryminute

Minute Rice photo We_can_help-610x528.jpgThis Mom knows how it is to be rushed to get a healthy  meal on the table .  Minute Ready To Serve Rice can help you get a meal done literally in minutes.  The meal I'm sharing today took less than 20 minutes to create from the pantry to the table.  Plus it got this "picky families" seal of approval.

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You Will Need : 

  • 1 package of Nettles sausage
  • 1 package of  Minute Ready To Serve Brown and Wild Rice I use both of the containers that come in this pack.
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  • 1 yellow onion
  • 1 bell pepper
  • 1 can of diced tomatoes (14 ounce)
  • salt and pepper
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil

What to do: 

  • Add a Tablespoon of oil to your frying pan.
  • Dice your onion and bell pepper and add them to the oil. 
  • Slice up your sausage and add it in 
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  • Let this cook for 5 to 10 minute. While it is cooking up microwave your minute rice. I did each container separately . They microwave in sixty seconds. How handy is that!
  • Stir the rice into your frying pan mixture. 
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  • Open your can of diced tomatoes and add them into the pan.
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  • Add salt and pepper I just sprinkled it over my pan with my shaker. Eyeball it! 
  • Give everything a good stir. 
  • Let cook for 5-10 more minutes on medium to high heat. 
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Mom Notes:

I used Nettle’s sausage in links because that is what my husband prefers. You could also use ground sausage just brown it first then mix it in.  Another great add in option would be shredded chicken.  Just boil your chicken in advance (great in the crock pot) and then shred it with a fork and mix it in.

The kids like to sprinkle shredded cheese on the top of theirs.  So, you might want to keep a bowl on hand.  

This meal is very budget friendly and versatile.  The cost of this meal for me to prepare was right at $5.00. I used a coupon for the rice.  It would be around $6.50 without the coupon.  Not bad to feed a family of 5.

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Minute® Ready to Serve Rice.

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