Avocado Lime Rice with Grilled Shrimp

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13Ingredients
35Minutes
430Calories

Ingredients

  • 2 cups minute rice (Premium Long Grain White Rice)
  • 1 avocado (ripe, peeled, pitted and mashed)
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt (divided)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro (or parsley, divided)
  • 20 shrimp (peeled and de-veined frozen, thawed, U 16-20)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 2 teaspoons lime zest
  • avocado
  • rice
  • shrimp
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  • 2 cups minute rice (Premium Long Grain White Rice)
  • 1 avocado (ripe, peeled, pitted and mashed)
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt (divided)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro (or parsley, divided)
  • 20 shrimp (peeled and de-veined frozen, thawed, U 16-20)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 2 teaspoons lime zest
  • avocado
  • rice
  • shrimp
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    Directions

    1. Step 1: Cook rice according to package directions. Meanwhile mix avocado with lime juice, cumin and half the salt and half the cilantro or parsley. Stir into rice.
    2. Step 2: Meanwhile, preheat grill to high, grease grate well. Toss shrimp with oil, garlic, lime zest and remaining salt. Thread evenly onto metal or soaked wooden skewers. Grill skewers, for 2 to 3 minutes per side or until shrimp start to curl and turn pink.
    3. Step 3: Serve rice with shrimp skewers. Garnish with remaining cilantro or parsley.
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    NutritionView More

    430Calories
    Sodium16% DV390mg
    Fat28% DV18g
    Protein33% DV17g
    Carbs17% DV51g
    Fiber24% DV6g
    Calories430Calories from Fat160
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat18g28%
    Saturated Fat2.5g13%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol85mg28%
    Sodium390mg16%
    Potassium470mg13%
    Protein17g33%
    Calories from Fat160
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate51g17%
    Dietary Fiber6g24%
    Sugars<1g2%
    Vitamin A6%
    Vitamin C20%
    Calcium6%
    Iron30%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.