Loaded Brazilian Rice

Spicy, creamy and cheesy, our Loaded Brazilian Rice takes us back to the sizzling beaches of São Paulo and fond memories of hearty homemade Arroz de Forno!

Loaded Brazilian Rice

// Get ready to cook:

Method:

1. Pre-heat oven to 180°C fan.

2. To a large bowl, add cooked rice, salami, diced pepper and tinned corn. Add Mozambican Coconut Piri Piri and cream cheese; mix well until rice is evenly coated.

3. Place mixture in a baking dish and top with shredded cheese. Bake in the oven for 15 mins then reduce heat to 160°C. Bake for a further 10 mins. Garnish and serve with green salad.

Shop List:

5 Tbsp (75g) Mozambican Coconut Piri Piri

2 Tbsp (30g) Cream Cheese (or Yoghurt)

50g Salami Slices (cut into small pieces)

1 Medium Red Pepper (150g) (finely diced)

100g Tinned Corn

250g Cooked Packet Rice

50g Shredded Cheese

Sliced Spring Onion to Garnish

tips.png

FOODIE TIPS

Share this recipe with other Foodies

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Google+ Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • Pinterest Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
Mozambican Coconut Piri Piri

Mozambican Coconut Piri Piri

OUR INSPIRATION

Mozambican Coconut Piri Piri captures the essence of Mozambique, an East African coastal nation, whose culinary culture has also been influenced by its Portuguese colonial past. It is inspired by the iconic Piri Piri restaurant in Maputo city, a simple unpretentious eatery which has served locals its signature grilled piri piri chicken for decades.

About this dish:

icons.png

Serves:

2

icons-timer.png

ACTIVE Time:

5 mins

icons-clock.png

Total Time:

30 mins

icons-food.png

Chilli:

2 Medium

Cooking Equipment: Baking Dish, Oven


Make It Your Own: For a protein boost, substitute half of the rice with tinned chickpeas or pre-cooked quinoa.

You might also like to try