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Garlic Butter Cauliflower Rice with Spinach - Easy, crunchy, incredibly flavorful Garlic Butter Cauliflower Rice is simple, healthy, and so surprisingly GOOD! 

Garlic Butter Cauliflower Rice with Spinach

Katerina | Diethood
Easy, crunchy, incredibly flavorful Garlic Butter Cauliflower Rice is simple, healthy, and so surprisingly GOOD!
Servings : 4 serves
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 cups cauliflower rice
  • 1/4 teaspoon to 1/2 teaspoon chili powder, or to taste
  • salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste
  • 1/4 cup low sodium vegetable broth (you can also use chicken broth, bone broth, beef broth, etc...)
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 6 ounces baby spinach

Instructions
 

  • Melt butter over medium heat.
  • Add garlic and cook and stir for 2 minutes; careful not to burn the garlic.
  • Stir in the cauliflower rice; season with chili powder, salt, and pepper.
  • Cook and stir for 2 minutes, mixing around until everything is thoroughly combined.
  • Add in the vegetable broth and lime juice.
  • Stir in baby spinach; cook and stir for 1 minute or until spinach is wilted and the liquid has evaporated.
  • Remove from heat and taste for seasonings; adjust accordingly.
  • Serve.

Notes

HOW TO STORE COOKED CAULIFLOWER RICE

  • Store cooled down, cooked cauliflower rice in covered airtight containers. Refrigerate for up to 4 days.
  • You can also freeze cooked cauliflower rice in covered airtight containers. Freeze for up to 9 months.
  • Defrost cauliflower rice on the counter before reheating.

 

WW FREESTYLE POINTS: 4

*Use Olive Oil instead of Butter to reduce the points down to 3

Nutrition

Serving: 1 cup | Calories: 135 kcal | Carbohydrates: 12 g | Protein: 4 g | Fat: 9 g | Saturated Fat: 5 g | Cholesterol: 22 mg | Sodium: 221 mg | Potassium: 741 mg | Fiber: 4 g | Sugar: 3 g | Vitamin A: 4375 IU | Vitamin C: 94.6 mg | Calcium: 89 mg | Iron: 2 mg | Net Carbs: 8 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cauliflower rice, easy cauliflower recipe, easy vegetable side dish, side dish recipe