Mexican Fiesta with Sorghum Grain

Recipe posted by: The Sorghum Checkoff

2 cups cooked, shredded chicken
1 tablespoon Mexican seasoning blend
3 cups cooked whole grain sorghum
1 avocado, halved and sliced
1 cup pico de gallo
1 cup roasted corn salsa
1 cup black beans
lime wedges
sour cream

  1. In a small saucepan, boil 4 cups of water and add 1 cup of whole grain sorghum to make 3 cups of cooked sorghum. Cover with a tight-fitting lid, reduce heat to medium and simmer for 45 minutes or until tender. Fluff with a fork.
  2. In a large bowl combine chicken and Mexican seasoning. Add in the next five ingredients (through black beans). Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve with lime wedges and sour cream.

For quick meal prep, you can make sorghum ahead and freeze until you’re ready to use!



Ingredients

2 cups cooked, shredded chicken
1 tablespoon Mexican seasoning blend
3 cups cooked whole grain sorghum
1 avocado, halved and sliced
1 cup pico de gallo
1 cup roasted corn salsa
1 cup black beans
lime wedges
sour cream


Directions

  1. In a small saucepan, boil 4 cups of water and add 1 cup of whole grain sorghum to make 3 cups of cooked sorghum. Cover with a tight-fitting lid, reduce heat to medium and simmer for 45 minutes or until tender. Fluff with a fork.
  2. In a large bowl combine chicken and Mexican seasoning. Add in the next five ingredients (through black beans). Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve with lime wedges and sour cream.

Notes

For quick meal prep, you can make sorghum ahead and freeze until you’re ready to use!

Sorghum is an extremely versatile grain that you can serve like rice or quinoa or other whole grains.You can cook sorghum grain using your stovetop, slow cooker, oven, rice cooker or whatever option you prefer to prepare your favorite meals. Whole grain sorghum adds a hearty, nutty flavor to your favorite recipes. Use it in salads and in place of pasta and rice. Sorghum grain can also be toasted as a crunchy addition to a tossed salad. Be sure to check out our cooking tips library and get started with new and exciting recipes today.

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