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Rated 4.8 out of 5
Based on 68 reviews

Cuban Rice Bowl

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Our Vegetarian Cuban Bowl Features Black Beans, Plantain and Rice With Garlic Crema Sauce Read More
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Holy calories! Is that a typo?
Nope, it's true—540 cals per serving and a whopping 1,070 cals in an entire double serving. If you're embarking on a long-distance hike, or just burning a ton of calories, look no further. This is our highest calorie entrée.

Is this meal spicy?
Not so much hot, as it is flavorful. Poblano, black pepper and cumin come together to create big, bold flavors with a balanced spice. If spicy-hot just isn't your thing, have no fear! This is a mild dish.

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Cooking Directions

Cuban Rice Bowl Directions

X Tear pouch open and REMOVE oxygen absorber.
X SINGLE SERVING Add a little less than one and a quarter cups (275ML) of BOILING (yes, boiling) water to bag.
X DOUBLE SERVING Add a little less than two and a half cups (550ML) of BOILING (yes, boiling) water to bag.
X STIR and reseal. HANG OUT for 12 minutes. Think about how big the universe is.
X OPEN. STIR AGAIN. EAT. SMILE.
X Rehydration will take LONGER at higher altitudes.


Black Beans, Plantain and Rice With Garlic Crema Sauce

Cuban food to go? You bet. Big, bold flavors with a balanced spice take this rice bowl to new heights. The combination of rice and beans creates a complete protein—providing you with the all the amino acids you need to go that extra mile. While this meal is vegetarian, even the hungriest of carnivores will appreciate the 15g of protein per serving, or 30g if you prefer a double serving. Garlic crema sauce and plantains create unique flavors you’ll find in no other camp meal.

  • Long grain rice and black beans provide a complete protein
  • Garlic crema sauce adds a flavor found in no other camp meal
  • Fast 12-minute cook time
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-free

This product has been lab tested with an extended shelf life and will have a minimum of two years to consume until its expiration date.

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Black Beans

Black Beans

Protein rich and loaded with fiber and antioxidants, black beans are highly popular ingredient in Latin American cuisine. They have a rich, slightly sweet and nutty flavor that pairs perfectly with rice—finished off with our own garlic cream sauce.
Long Grain White Rice

Long Grain White Rice

Mild in flavor, with less starch than shorter varieties, its the perfect foundation for our Cuban Rice Bowl. White rice is known to help stabilize blood-sugar levels, and is high in protein and carbs, and is considered easy to digest.
Plaintain

Plaintain

This starchier, less-sweet cousin to the banana is high in vitamin C, fiber and minerals. They have a rich, buttery flavor perfect for use in savory foods and are a staple in Cuban cuisine.

Nutritional Info

Cuban Rice Bowl

INGREDIENTS: (notice how many you can pronounce!)
Onion, Instant Long Grain Rice, Dried Black Beans, Poblano Pepper, Sour Cream Powder (Cultured Cream, Nonfat Milk), Plantain Chips (Plantain, Non Hydrogenated Palm Oil, Salt), Garlic, Dried Tomato Flakes, Grapeseed Oil, Sweet Rice Flour, Cilantro, Red Wine Vinegar, Dried Leeks, Ground Cumin, Sea Salt, Black Pepper, Dried Cilantro, Crystallized Lime (Citric Acid, Lime Oil, Lime Juice)

CONTAINS: Milk

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Reviewed by annie m.
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Rated 5 out of 5
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so flavorful

the flavors are amazing! all of my backpacking buddies always want a bite!

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Rated 5 out of 5
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Amazing surprise

After a long day hiking, we really enjoyed to discover and eat this wonderful meal!

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Reviewed by Travis J.
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Rated 5 out of 5
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Cuban Rice Bowl

I recently hiked the 100 Mile Wilderness and ate almost exclusively Good To-Go meals. They are all delicious and the warmth and spice was such a treat out on the trail!

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Reviewed by Ginny
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1 Star

Never got it. Was left near mailbox, not in my mailbox or in a Luxor 1 locker.

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Reviewed by Michaela
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Rated 5 out of 5
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5 Stars

This is our favorite one. We eat them when hiking.. makes an easy and great summit snack.

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