2 c. rice, cooked brown or white
1 (16 oz.) can beans (kidney, pinto,Great Northern)
1 c. salsa (mild, medium,or hot)
4 oz. grated Cheddar
2 tbsp. scallions, chopped
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix rice, beans and salsa in a casserole dish. top with cheese. Bake 5 minutes in microwave. Top with scallions. Options: use Jalapeno Monterey Jack cheese for extra hot version or add an additional 4 ounces grated cheese to mixture.