Mexican-Style Cauliflower Rice

Mexican-Style Cauliflower Rice

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Here is my new hearty delicious no-grain recipe: Mexican-Style Cauliflower Rice. I used it to make a Burrito Bowl. Of course, you can also fill your fajitas, burritos or eat it by itself!

It’s delicious and very easy to make. Have you ever tried cauliflower rice? I love it, it’s so fresh and perfect to add more veggies in your diet 🙂

Mise en place

Cauliflower rice

This recipe is perfect to replace the grains in a Burrito Bowl for example, try our delicious recipe!

Burrito Bowl

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Mexican style Cauliflower rice

Mexican-Style Cauliflower Rice

This no-grain Mexican-style rice will warm up your soul! It will be the perfect in Burrito bowls, fajitas, or any dish of your choice!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Lunch, Main Course
Cuisine Fusion, Mexican
Servings 2 people


  • 2 cups Cauliflower rice approx. 300g.
  • cup Onion, finely chopped
  • ½ cup Red Bell Pepper, finely chopped
  • ¾ cup Tomato Sauce
  • ½ cup Vegetable low-sodium Broth
  • ½ Lemon (juice)
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp Chili powder
  • 1 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1 tsp dried Oregano
  • ½ tsp Cumin
  • Chopped Cilantro for garnish
  • Salt, Black Pepper


  • In a saucepan over medium heat, heat oil. Add onion with a pinch of salt and cook until softened, 3 to 4 minutes.
  • Add the bell pepper, cauliflower rice, and spices. Stir frequently for 2 minutes.
  • Stir in the tomato sauce, vegetable broth and lemon juice. Add 1 pinch of salt and some black pepper to taste.
  • Increase heat to high and bring to a boil, then reduce to a simmer. Cook for 5 minutes.
    If the cauliflower release to much water (happens sometimes when it's frozen), strain (keep the juice for something else as it is full of flavors) and serve.
  • Serve immediately and top with cilantro.
Keyword comfort food, Healthy
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