20 Yummy Rice Bowl Recipes
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20 Yummy Rice Bowl Recipes

Admit it: There’s something comforting about a bowl of rice topped with veggies, meat or even fruit. Plus, having your whole meal in one bowl saves on clean up time, which is totally fine by us. That’s why we’ve found 20 recipes that you might just have to add to your arsenal of go-to weeknight dinners. So get out those bowls you DIY-ed, and fill ‘em up with some of these yummy, one-dish rice concoctions.

1. Chicken + Egg Rice Bowl: Sometimes simple and traditional is best, which is why this classic chicken and egg dish tops our list. (via Sea Salt with Food)

2. California Chicken, Veggie, Avocado + Rice Bowls: Add avocado to anything, and it instantly turns into the best thing ever. This dish is fresh eats at its best. (via Half Baked Harvest)

3. Cauliflower Rice Fish Taco Bowls: Now you can have the flavors of fish tacos without any of the carbs, thanks to the star of this dish: Cauliflower rice! Who knew? (via Julie’s Eat and Treats)

4. Detox Fruit + Veggie “Rice” Bowl: This dish is perfect if you need a break from a weekend of heavy meals. The dressing is made with a detoxing combo of ginger root, honey, cilantro, garlic, lime juice, olive oil and vinegar. Yum! (via Chelsea’s Messy Apron)

5. Island Rice Bowls with Coconut Ginger Rice: The coconut ginger rice and pineapple combo add a bit of sweetness to this savory, tropical dish. (via One Lovely Life)

6. Shrimp Puttanesca Rice Bowl Recipe with Capers + Tomatoes: No one ever said a rice bowl had to be Asian influenced. Bright Italian flavors make this dish healthy and comforting. (via Cookin’ Canuck)

7. Brown Rice Bowl with Chard + Nutty Tomato Romesco Sauce: The tasty romesco sauce made with pimiento peppers and almonds (among other things) really makes this dish stand out. (via The Kitchn)

8. Spicy Italian Sausage Rice Bowl: With Italian sausage and an Asian-inspired sauce, this meal in a bowl makes it easy to bring fusion cuisine into your home kitchen. (via Noble Pig)

9. Pineapple-Sriracha Chicken Bowls With Wild Rice: Sriracha makes everything better — especially chicken breasts. Add some pineapple, and you’ve got a meal that’s sweet and spicy. (via Spache the Spatula)

10. Black Rice Salad Bowls With Chipotle Orange Chicken, Cashews + Feta: Forbidden rice adds a little something extra. Not to mention, it makes the colors of the oranges, avocados and tomatoes pop. (via Half Baked Harvest)

11. Ben’s Chicken, Bacon + Rice Bowls: Remember how we said rice bowls were comforting? Well, add some bacon and you’ve hit the mother lode. And there’s spinach in there, too, so it’s healthy. Sorta. (via Iowa Girl Eats)

12. Pumpkin-Pistachio Kale Fried Rice Bowl with Maple Tofu Cubes: Pumpkin-infused rice plus pistachios? Never thought we’d be wishing for autumn so soon. ( via Lunchbox Bunch)

13. Rice Bowl with Fried Egg + Avocado: Talk about a power lunch! The egg and avocado have all the protein you need to keep you powered up throughout the day. (via Bon Appetit)

14. Teriyaki Chicken Rice Bowl: The traditional sushi rice in this bowl makes the teriyaki that much tastier. (via Village Harvest Rice)

15. Steak Fajita Rice Bowls: Skip the tortillas for a lighter twist on steak fajitas. But since you’re skipping the wraps, maybe you can go a little harder on the cheese. (via Super Healthy Kids)

16. Tofu + Chickpea Curry with Green Peas: Rice takes a backseat in this dish, because let’s face it, the rice is just a vehicle for soaking up the deliciousness that is this curry. (via The Partial Ingredients)

17. Summer Peach Marinated Salmon + Avocado Rice Bowl: Summer is all about fresh fruit and fresh seafood, making this a perfect end to those extra long (and hot) days. (via Cooking on the Weekends)

18. Fried “Rice”: Basically, what we’ve learned here today is that cauliflower is a great substitute if rice (or carbs) isn’t your thing. But just because it’s healthy, doesn’t mean you can’t fry it! (via Brit + Co)

19. Roasted Harvest Veggie, Curried Avocado + Coconut Rice Bowls: Oh yes, you read that correctly. Curried avocado… aka the best idea ever. (via Half Baked Harvest)

20. Slow-Cooker Coconut Brown Rice Pudding: Who says a rice bowl has to be savory? This refreshing take on rice pudding is made in a slow cooker, so you can let it go all day and come home to a sweet and light dessert. (via Food Network)

Do you like your rice bowls sweet, spicy or a little bit of both? Let us know below and feel free to share your rice bowl recipe with us!