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Easy Southwestern Salad

This Easy Southwestern Salad is packed with Spanish style rice, black beans, and peppers - perfect for a quick and easy meal or flavorful side dish.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Entree
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 4
Author: DIY Thrill


  • 1 packet Uncle Ben's Spanish Style Ready Rice 8.8 ounces
  • 15 ounce can Black Beans drained and rinsed
  • 1 Red Bell Pepper chopped
  • 1 large head Romain Lettuce chopped
  • 1 Red Onion diced
  • 15 ounce can Whole Kernel Corn
  • 2 cups shredded Mexican Cheese
  • 1 bottle Ranch Dressing


  • Heat Uncle Ben's Rice in microwave on high for 90 seconds and set aside.
  • Add Romain Lettuce, Black Beans, Red Bell Pepper, Red Onion, Corn, and Mexican Cheese to a large mixing bowl.
  • Add 1 packet Uncle Ben's Rice to mixing bowl and toss all ingredients.
  • Top Salad with ranch dressing, and Enjoy!