A frozen rice and veggie mix saves lots of prep time in this dinner recipe. Slice up a sirloin steak, sauté it with onions, add in some canned tomatoes and seasoning, and in just 20 minutes you've got six servings of a delicious steak, veggie, and rice dish.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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Recipe Summary

active:
20 mins
total:
20 mins
Servings:
6
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add half of the beef and all of the onion (or shallot); cook and stir about 5 minutes or until the beef is browned. Remove from the skillet. Add the remaining beef; cook and stir about 5 minutes or until the beef is browned. Return all the beef to the skillet. Stir in tomatoes, broth, thyme, and pepper. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, uncovered, for 5 to 10 minutes or until desired consistency.

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  • Meanwhile, cook rice mix according to package directions. Serve the beef mixture over the rice. If desired, sprinkle with Parmesan and/or crushed red pepper.

Tips

Tip: If time allows, freeze the beef for about 30 minutes or until partially frozen to allow for easier slicing.

Nutrition Facts

266 calories; protein 24.4g 49% DV; carbohydrates 24.9g 8% DV; dietary fiber 2.4g 9% DV; sugars 2g; fat 6.9g 11% DV; saturated fat 1.7g 9% DV; cholesterol 56.7mg 19% DV; vitamin a iu 671.7IU 13% DV; vitamin c 9.8mg 16% DV; folate 14.1mcg 4% DV; calcium 50.5mg 5% DV; iron 2.5mg 14% DV; magnesium 23.1mg 8% DV; potassium 343.3mg 10% DV; sodium 250.2mg 10% DV.