Cauliflower "Rice" with Swiss Chard and Crimini Mushrooms

Ever since Trader Joes started selling the frozen organic riced cauliflower, I have been hooked! This is such a simple, lighter, starch-less option to pair with dinner and if made correctly, I would take this over actual rice any day. 

Oh, and mom tip: It takes about 8 minutes to make (win!). I don't have time for complicated meals anymore!

Anyway, have fun with this stuff! I mix up my cooking style with the "rice", depending on what is in the fridge and what I feel like. I also love make it with turmeric and shaved brussel sprouts. And even better, Parker loves it too. 

Cauliflower "Rice" with Swiss Chard and Crimini Mushrooms

1 bag of frozen cauliflower rice OR 1 head of cauliflower riced by food processor
2 C. swiss chard, chopped
1 C. crimini mushrooms, chopped
1 Tbs. grapeseed oil 
1 Tsp. garlic powder 
1 Tsp. sea salt + extra if needed
2 shakes of cayenne pepper


Turn stove up to medium-high heat
Add cauliflower rice and mushrooms
Sprinkle a pinch of sea salt over rice and mushrooms
Cook for about 5 minutes
Add in oil, then the swiss chard
Add in garlic, sea salt and cayenne 
Cook until soft (about another 3-5 minutes)
Take a taste test to see if you need anymore salt

Turn off heat, serve and enjoy!

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