ClockPlayEmailInstagramLinkSMSTwitterYouTubeWhatsAppXSearchClockRight ArrowArrow DownCaret downCaret upCaret leftCaret rightHamburger MenuPop OutThumbs upThumbs up buySpeechAudio onReplayPlusMinusSad smiley faceNo resultsSwapMoreYour grocery bagSuccessShop Tasty Merch
Skip to Content
96% would make again

One-Pot Enchilada Rice

This flavorful rice dish is loaded with all the delicious flavors of enchiladas. Made in one pot, this recipe is easy to prepare and perfect for a quick and satisfying meal.

Tasty Team
May 15, 2023
One-Pot Enchilada Rice


for 4 servings

  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic, minced
  • ½ cup red onion (75 g), chopped
  • 1 cup bell pepper (100 g), chopped
  • 1 cup tomato (200 g), chopped
  • 3 cups water (720 mL)
  • 1 ½ cups rice (300 g)
  • 1 cup black beans (170 g)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1 cup tomato sauce (260 g)
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • ½ cup shredded cheese (50 g), optional
  • ½ avocado, cubed, for garnish

Nutrition Info

  • Calories 283
  • Fat 11g
  • Carbs 36g
  • Fiber 7g
  • Sugar 7g
  • Protein 9g

Estimated values based on one serving size.


  1. Preheat oven to 400ºF (200ºC).
  2. Put oil in a cast-iron skillet over medium heat. Add garlic and onion to skillet and stir until garlic is slightly golden and onion has softened.
  3. Add pepper and sauté 2-3 minutes or until peppers have softened.
  4. Add tomatoes and sauté 1 minute.
  5. Remove sauteed vegetables and set aside.
  6. Pour water into the skillet and wait for it to come to a boil.
  7. Add rice and stir for 12-15 minutes until rice is fluffier but still slightly tender.
  8. Make a circle in the center of the rice and add your sautéed vegetables and black beans to the skillet and mix.
  9. Add cilantro, tomato sauce, chili powder, cumin, salt, and pepper, and stir.
  10. Add cheese on top (optional).
  11. Bake in a preheated oven for 20-25 minutes.
  12. Allow to cool for 5 minutes.
  13. Garnish with cilantro and avocado (optional).
  14. Enjoy!
One-Pot Enchilada Rice