Some might say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and with some creativity it can also be the most enjoyable. A rice bowl Whether you are looking for a savory dish to kick start your day or a sweet treat for some morning indulgence, with Mahatma® Rice there is no shortage of breakfast rice bowls you can use to let your creativity run wild.
Good Morning Foods
When deciding what to put in your breakfast rice bowl, it’s important to choose foods that will keep you full and energized until lunchtime. For this reason it’s good to keep your kitchen well stocked with the following:
- The Mahatma® Rice variety of your choice.
- Meat (bacon)
- Butter (peanut butter)
- Sauces (maple syrup)
- Fruit (berries, avocado, bananas)
Breakfast Rice Bowl Recipes
Now that our kitchen is well stocked with breakfast foods, it’s time to take a look at some recipes.
Recipes With Eggs
Eggs are a breakfast staple and for good reason, they provide a simple protein that will leave you feeling energized for hours. If you’re a fan of soft boiled eggs, try this hearty Turmeric Breakfast Rice Bowl made with pumpkin seeds. The turmeric in this recipe gives the rice in this recipe a distinctive flavor when infused.
For a recipe with poached eggs which makes an excellent breakfast or brunch, take a look at one of our Jasmine Rice and Quinoa Breakfast Bowls.
If you’ve got a thermomix in your kitchen, why not try whipping up an Empanada Rice Bowl with Mahatma® Jasmine Rice and hard boiled eggs. These rice bowls taste great when served with tortilla strips.
If you prefer your eggs fried, try this Morning Power Bowl served with Mahatma® Parboiled Rice which also tastes great with some enchilada sauce and cheese sprinkled on top. This warm and filling breakfast dish is soon to become a firm favorite.
Fruity Breakfast Recipes
Rice and fruit recipes like this Mexican-style Breakfast Basmati Rice With Bananas are the perfect way to power yourself up in the mornings. If you prefer a sweeter flavor, you can use bananas that are starting to brown.
These Tropical Jasmine Rice With Quinoa Breakfast Bowls made with Mahatma® Rice along with pineapple, banana, mango and coconut milk are a great way to keep yourself energized in the morning. If you don’t have any chia seeds in the pantry, feel free to substitute them for toasted cashews instead.
This Nature’s Cereal Rice Bowl made with fruit and Mahatma® Brown Rice makes another great breakfast option that will keep you energized all morning. If you have a sweet tooth, try garnishing this bowl with some vanilla, or you can even try cooking your rice in some coconut milk. The great thing about this recipe is that it can be made and stored in the refrigerator overnight, saving you time in the morning.
Taco and Burrito Bowls
For a quick and convenient breakfast, wraps like these Breakfast Burritos made with Mahatma® White Rice can be repurposed into rice bowls and are perfect for a morning meal.
Alternatively if you are following a vegetarian diet, try serving this Taco Rice Bowl With Roasted Squash recipe with Mahatma® Organic White Rice for breakfast. This dish tastes great with crumbled feta cheese on top. To really turn up the flavor, try infusing your rice with a vegetable broth instead of water.
Sweet Breakfast Ideas
If you’ve got a sweet tooth, try making this Churros Puffed Rice Cereal with cinnamon and Mahatma® Jasmine Rice for breakfast. While making puffed rice, spread your rice evenly on a baking tray before putting it in the oven for best results.
Start your day off with a treat, with a sweet breakfast recipe like this fruity and creamy Easy Spiced Breakfast Rice Bowl which you can make using leftover Mahatma® Jasmine Rice. Feel free to customize this recipe with your favorite sweet ingredients like honey or other toppings like granola or even chocolate shavings.
If you don’t quite have time to sit down and have a proper meal, drinks like this Breakfast Smoothie with Rice and Peanut Butter made with Mahatma® Jasmine Rice are a great way of getting some greens in and filling yourself up before you start the day.
For even more breakfast inspiration, check out the recipe page on the Mahatma® website.