- 200 g butter beans, black, raw
- 1 tortilla, cut into 12 triangles
- 1 tablespoon(s) olive oil
- 1 tablespoon(s) thyme, fresh + extra to serve
- 200 g corn, canned, drained
- 1 red bell pepper, cut into 0,5 cm cubes
- 1 orange bell pepper, cut into 0,5 cm cubes
- 1 onion, small, finely chopped
- 1 lettuce
- 200 g strained yogurt
- 1 tablespoon(s) sriracha
- 1/4 teaspoon(s) cumin
Healthy Mexican salad
Diet based on cereals, pulses, nuts, seeds, vegetables, fruits and other animal foods such as honey and eggs. Excludes meat, fish, mollusks.
Egg Free Diet
It is usually followed when someone is allergic to this food.
Nuts Free Diet
It is usually followed when someone is allergic to nuts.
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- Boil the black beans in plenty of water, in a pot over medium heat. When they will have boiled for 5 minutes, drain, discard the water and boil in clean water one more time. When the beans will have boiled for 5 minutes again, discard the water again, and boil for 40 minutes in clean water, until they are tender.
- Preheat the oven to 180οC (350ο F) set to fan.
- Spread the tortilla pieces into a baking pan lined with parchment paper.
- Drizzle with the olive oil, the thyme, and bake for 10-12 minutes until they are crispy and golden.
- Drain the beans, and transfer them to a bowl.
- Add the corn, the peppers, the onion, salt and pepper.
- Finely chop the lettuce and add it to the bowl.
- In a bowl, mix the yogurt with the sriracha sauce and the cumin.
- Pour the mixture into the bowl and mix.
- Serve with the crispy tortillas and fresh thyme.
Nutrition information per portion
Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.
Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.
Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.
The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.
Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.
It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.
They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.
A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily
*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.
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