Quinoa Huevos Rancheros Bowls

Eggs are not just for breakfast, I love them for lunch or dinner too! These flavorful protein-pack bowls topped with salsa verde, black beans, avocados and queso fresco.

Eggs are not just for breakfast, I love them for lunch or dinner too! These flavorful protein-pack bowls topped with salsa verde, black beans, avocados and queso fresco.

This recipe was modified from the Bowls of Plenty Cookbook. A book loaded with meals made with a variety of grains such as millet, quinoa, farro, etc. This dish was so quick and easy to whip up, I used my quick Cuban Black Beans and leftover homemade salsa verde.

Eggs are not just for breakfast, I love them for lunch or dinner too! This flavorful protein-pack breakfast bowl has a Mexican flair, topped with salsa verde, black beans, avocados and queso fresco.

Quinoa Huevos Rancheros Bowls

Eggs are not just for breakfast, I love them for lunch or dinner too! This flavorful protein-pack breakfast bowl has a Mexican flair, topped with salsa verde, black beans, avocados and queso fresco.

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup cooked quinoa
  • 2 cups cooked warm black beans
  • 5 oz avocado, sliced
  • 1 lime, halved
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • nonstick spray
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup salsa verde, homemade or jarred
  • 1/4 cup sour cream, mixed with water to thin
  • 1/2  cup crumbled queso fresco
  • fresh cilantro, for topping

Directions:

  1. Spoon quinoa and beans side by side into 4 bowls. Top with avocado, season with salt and squeeze lime juice over everything.
  2. Heat a large skillet over medium-low heat, spray with oil and cook eggs to your liking.
  3. Top each bowl with an egg, salsa verde, queso fresco and drizzle with sour cream. Finish with cilantro.

Nutrition Information

Yield: 4 Servings, Serving Size: 1 bowl

  • Amount Per Serving:
  • Smart Points: 11
  • Points +: 8
  • Calories: 297
  • Total Fat: 15.5g
  • Saturated Fat: g
  • Cholesterol: 197mg
  • Sodium: 758.5mg
  • Carbohydrates: 28g
  • Fiber: 6.5g
  • Sugar: 2g
  • Protein: 14.5g