High Protein Mexican Bowl Recipe
This High Protein Mexican Bowl Recipe is a delicious and healthy dish that is perfect for anyone looking for a quick and easy high protein meal. Loaded with lean protein and healthy carbs, this Mexican bowl is sure to satisfy your cravings.
High Protein Mexican Bowl Ingredients
- 1 lb lean ground turkey
- 1 can black beans, drained and rinsed
- 1 cup cooked quinoa
- 1 red bell pepper, chopped
- 1 green bell pepper, chopped
- 1 onion, chopped
- 1 avocado, sliced
- 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 2 tbsp olive oil
- 2 tbsp taco seasoning
- Salt and pepper, to taste
High Protein Mexican Bowl Instructions
- In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat.
- Add the ground turkey to the skillet and cook until browned, about 5-7 minutes.
- Add the chopped onion and bell peppers to the skillet and cook until softened, about 5 minutes.
- Add the black beans and taco seasoning to the skillet and stir to combine.
- Reduce heat to low and let the mixture simmer for 5-10 minutes.
- To assemble the Mexican bowl, divide the cooked quinoa between four bowls.
- Top the quinoa with the ground turkey mixture.
- Add the sliced avocado and shredded cheese on top.
- Serve and enjoy!
Macro Nutrient Breakdown (per serving):
- Calories: 440
- Protein: 35g
- Carbohydrates: 36g
- Fat: 18g
- Fiber: 13g
- Author: Chris
- User rating: 4.8 stars (of 10 reviews)
- Recipe name: High Protein Mexican Bowl Recipe