O – Once a Month Meals | Southwest Beans & Rice

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During the A-Z Blog Challenge I will bring more recipes from across the web and around the world that contain BEANS and RICE to my fellow Dave Ramsey fans. As part of the challenge I would love for you to share a link to your favorite budget friendly recipe that starts with the letter of the day.


Southwest Beans & Rice

Pam @ Once a Month Meals


(Ingredients modified to include Aldi brand name)

  • 2 cups Fit & Active brown rice, cooked
  • 2 cups Dakota’s Pride black beans, drained and rinsed if canned
  • 1 cup Happy Harvest corn
  • 0.5 cup Casa Mamita salsa
  • 1-2 teaspoons Stonemill Essentials cumin
  • 0.5 cup Happy Farms shredded cheese (optional)


  1. In a bowl, mix rice, beans, corn, salsa, and cumin. Scoop into a baking dish and sprinkle with cheese, if using. Bake at 350 for 20 minutes or until cheese is melted and rice is warmed through. Sprinkle with fresh chopped cilantro or a dollop of sour cream, if desired. Serve as a side dish, or spoon into warmed tortillas and eat burrito-style.

Please see source website for pictures and detailed instructions – Once a Month Meals

Costs = $2.07

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*If the amount is zero, the cost of the ingredient is less than $0.01 (one penny)

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