Serves: 4 people
1 cantaloupe/ rock melon
1 cup of beans soaked in 3-4 cups of water overnight so they are ready for cooking (red or black beans)
1 cup of brown or white rice
1 small yellow onion diced
1 cup of beans
Extra Virgin Coconut Oil for cooking
Himalayan Salt and Cracked black pepper for seasoning
1. RICE & BEANS: Bring the rice to the boil, reduce heat and cook until rice is cooked through. Heat a fry pan with coconut oil, fry the onion until golden brown. Add the rice and beans and fry together for 7 minutes. Add salt and pepper to season. (While the rice is cooking continue with other steps...)
2. FRUIT: Cut the pineapple, papaya and cantaloupe into cubes.
3. EGGS: Heat a fry pan with 1/2 cm of coconut oil. Whisk the eggs in a bowl. Pour the eggs into the hot fry pan. Stir occasionally making them scrambled eggs. Sprinkle salt and pepper on top!
4. Serve the fruit, eggs and rice & beans on the plates and enjoy!
+ Add cayenne pepper to the rice and beans to make it spicy!
+ Add fresh peppers to the rice and beans for more spice!
+ Garnish with cilantro/coriander for a fresh herb addition!
+ High in Protein
+ High in Vitamins and Nutrients
+ PINEAPPLE: Helps with digestion, anti inflammatory, aids weight loss, strengthens bones
+ PAPAYA: Reduces bloating, Cleanses the Body
+ Hybrid, half raw and half cooked, so many living raw nutrients and enzymes
This recipe was created by Liana Werner-Gray in 2013 after staying at The Springs Resort in Costa Rica and inspired by this big breakfast!
Photo thanks to Rock'n Raw Photos.
*** Always choose ORGANIC, local and seasonal whenever possible.
This recipe is part of © 2013 THE EARTH DIET ™ All Rights Reserved