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Cajun Cauliflower Rice – Recipe

Cajun Cauliflower Rice – Recipe

A recipe for cauliflower rice you're guaranteed to love, made with the Cajun holy trinity, jalapeno pepper, and plenty of spicy Cajun seasonings.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword cauliflower, low carb, rice
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 70 kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 head cauliflower washed, stems removed
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 green bell pepper chopped
  • 1 jalapeno pepper chopped
  • 1 small onion chopped
  • 1 stalk celery chopped
  • 1 medium sized tomato chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic chopped
  • 1 tablespoon Cajun seasoning blend
  • 2 tablespoons fresh chopped parsley
  • Fresh lime juice for serving

Instructions

  1. Cut the cauliflower into florets and place them into a food processor. Pulse continuously until they are processed to about the size of small rice grains. Don’t overprocess, or it can become mushy.
  2. Heat a large pan to medium heat. Add the olive oil, peppers, onion and celery. Cook them about 5 minutes to soften.
  3. Add the tomato, garlic, Cajun seasonings and half of the parsley. Cookk about a minute or so.
  4. Add the cauliflower rice and cook another 5 minutes or so, stirring often, until it reaches your preferred doneness.
  5. Remove from heat. Stir in the remaining parsley, then squeeze in a bit of lime juice.

Recipe Notes

Serves 4

Heat Factor: Medium.

Nutrition Facts
Cajun Cauliflower Rice – Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 70 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Sodium 22mg1%
Potassium 322mg9%
Carbohydrates 8g3%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 1480IU30%
Vitamin C 50.7mg61%
Calcium 32mg3%
Iron 0.8mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.