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Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Lime-Cilantro Riced Cauliflower

Did you see my excitement a few weeks ago when I finally found the bags of riced cauliflower at Trader Joe's? I made a bag of that stuff that very night without any thought ... that's how excited I really was ;-)

It was really easy too since the cauliflower was already riced ... all I had to do was zest a lime, chop some cilantro, juice the lime and cook the "rice".


I have turned so many people on to this stuff in the past few weeks
that I may never find it again at the Trader Joe's by my house!
*Type 1 Diabetics should be stockpiling this stuff with only 3 grams of carbs per serving!

This isn't really a recipe, so to speak, but more of a process. And I'm looking forward to making it again!


Here's what you need:

1 12 oz bag of riced cauliflower (or you can certainly rice your own, it's just messy)
handful of cilantro
1 lime

Toss your cauliflower rice into a non-stick skillet over medium heat and allow to heat through without messing with it much. I used my Green Pan and didn't use oil or anything else and it was cooked in 15 minutes.


Add the cooked cauliflower to a bowl and toss the cilantro in. Zest your lime, cut the lime in half and squeeze both halves over the rice/cilantro mix.

Give a quick fluff/stir and serve up ;-)

I had made this for Taco Tuesday (which really was a Taco Wednesday) and had a taco bowl - shredded lettuce, "rice" and meat ... can I just tell you how dang happy my tummy was?? It was pretty tasty and I can honestly say that the day of Taco Salads are gone ... I will forever be having taco bowls (ohhh....a knock of Chipotle bowl is in the future!!)

Oh. And by the way? It's Whole30 compliant ;-)

Looking forward to sharing with some of these GREAT Parties ... go check them out!!

6 comments:

  1. This recipe looks great! Can't wait to try it! Pinned and sharing!

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  2. I never had this before but it sure looks good and healthy.
    Thanks for sharing this at Cooking and Crafting with J&J.

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  3. I would have never thought to do this! How neat!

    Thanks for joining Cooking and Crafting with J & J!

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  4. Your Lime Cilantro riced Cauliflower looks awesome. Thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday and have a great day.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

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  5. This looks awesome! I can't wait to go by Trader Joe's so I can give this a try! Thanks for linking up and sharing at Celebrate It!

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  6. I had no idea you could by this in a bag! Thanks for sharing at FTAF, pinned. :-)

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