December 24, 2020
"Gallo pinto (spotted rooster) is a traditional breakfast dish in Costa Rica. It is often eaten with sour cream."
- Serving Size: 1 (256.1 g)
- Calories 171.3
- Total Fat - 7.8 g
- Saturated Fat - 3 g
- Cholesterol - 9.9 mg
- Sodium - 184.2 mg
- Total Carbohydrate - 22 g
- Dietary Fiber - 4.3 g
- Sugars - 5.1 g
- Protein - 5.2 g
- Calcium - 90.8 mg
- Iron - 1.4 mg
- Vitamin C - 26.5 mg
- Thiamin - 0.1 mg
Heat the olive oil in a large frying pan. Add the onions, carrot ,garlic, and sweet pepper.
Saute until the onion is golden.
Add beans to the onions and garlic, along with water.
Let simmer for about five minutes.
Add the cilantro and salt and pepper to taste.
Continue to heat for several minutes.
Add the rice, stirring to mix well.
Add more water if the mix is too dry.
Top with sour cream
Tips & Variations
No special items needed.