Healthy Mediterranean Rice Recipe using bell peppers, onions, chickpeas, and tomatoes. Fresh and delicious 30-minute meal, vegan and vegetarian.
- 1-2 Tablespoons Olive Oil
- 1/2 red bell pepper chopped
- 1/2 green bell pepper chopped
- 1/2 yellow pepper chopped
- 1 medium onion chopped
- 1 clove garlic minced
- 2-3 cups jasmine or basmati rice cooked
- 1 teaspoon tomato paste
- 1 cup chickpeas
- salt to taste
- 1/2 teaspoon paprika
- 1 small tomato chopped
- parsley garnish
In a large skillet saute the peppers, onions, and garlic with olive oil.
Once tender add in the rice, tomato paste, and chickpeas.
Mix all together and add paprika, salt to taste.
Top with fresh chopped tomatoes and garnish with parsley.
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Calories: 471kcal | Carbohydrates: 93g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 5g | Sodium: 24mg | Potassium: 474mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 1420IU | Vitamin C: 84.6mg | Calcium: 55mg | Iron: 2.4mg