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You are what you eat

Posted by Active Toby Jun 29, 2007

 

[http://active.typepad.com/.shared/image.html?/photos/uncategorized/2007/05/08/rocketfuelblog.jpg] I began incorporating this featured recipe into my nutrition plan because it is a healthy balance of complex carbohydrates and protein. I prepare my signature Rocket Fuel on Sunday afternoons and the whole process takes an hour. Depending on my training intensity and resulting appetite, the recipe will produce a week’s supply of either lunch and/or dinner. I encourage you to be creative with the list of vegetables to keep the recipe exciting and new every time. I hope you enjoy this nutritious time-saver that will take your training to the next level. 

 

 

Recipe: Rocket Fuel

 

 

2 boneless skinless chicken breasts

3 cups Brown Rice

1 can black beans

 

 

½ cup red onion

2 cloves garlic

½ cup olive oil

½ cup red or yellow peppers

1 carrot

1 cup broccoli

1 cup zucchini (optional)

1 egg (optional)

 

 

Heat ¼ cup olive oil, ¼ cup diced red onion, and minced clove of garlic over med-high heat. Add chicken breast and pan-sear.

 

 

Cook 3 cups of brown rice with water or chicken-broth option.

 

 

Heat 1 can of black beans .

 

 

Add chopped veggies to chicken. Let veggies soften and absorb flavors from the chicken. Add black beans and cover with brown rice. Mix together over high heat and package for leftovers all week. The entire list totals approximately $15. Bon Appétit.

 

 

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