Grilled Shrimp Burrito Bowls

grilled shrimp burrito bowls
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  • 4Servings


  • 1 cup medium-grain white rice
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 1 15 ounce can black beans, rinsed
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper
  • 1 red onion, sliced into thin rings
  • 5 scallions, trimmed and sliced into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 pound thawed frozen shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 tablespoons EVOO
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 avocado


In a medium saucepan, boil 2 cups water. Add the rice, lower the heat to low, cover and cook until tender, about 15 minutes. Stir in half the lime juice.

In a small saucepan, mash half the beans with1/2 cup water over medium heat. Add the remaining beans and the oregano. Simmer for 8 minutes. Season with salt and pepper, turn off the heat and cover to keep warm.

Preheat a grill pan over medium-high heat. In a bowl, toss the onion, scallions and shrimp with the EVOO and chili powder; season. Grill the onions and scallion whites for 7 minutes, then the scallion greens and shrimp, turning once, for 4 minutes. Transfer to a plate.

In a small bowl, mash the avocado with the remaining lime juice. Divide the rice, beans, veggies and shrimp among 4 bowls and dollop with the avocado mash.