I like many types of rice and beans dishes. When I came across Weight Watchers Smart Ones Sante Fe Style Rice & Beans in the frozen dinner section of my local grocery store, it caught my attention. I decided to purchase this meal, try it out and write an unbiased review about it. Here is what I discovered!
Weight Watchers Smart Ones Sante Fe Style Rice & Beans has a lot going for it, in my opinion. It is low cal. It has only three grams of saturated fat. It has ten grams of protein. It has lots of vitamins and calcium in it, not to mention iron. I discovered that this dinner is affordable, though not low cost. It costs around three dollars or less, depending on where you buy this meal at. Smart Ones products are usually a delight. I like and eat many of their products. If you are watching calories and fat content, these meals do help. My opinion.
Weight Watchers Smart Ones Sante Fe Style Rice & Beans has rice, red beans, corn, zucchini, zesty green chile and sour cream sauce along with Parmesan and cheddar cheese. This is a spicy dish and it tells me so on the package. The picture of this meal on the front of the box does look wonderful! Real cheddar cheese covered rice, red beans, green chile peppers, onions and more. This all sounded and looked yummy to me. I could not wait to try this low cal meal.
The preparation of Weight Watchers Smart Ones Sante Fe Style Rice & Beans is fast, simple and very easy. I chose the microwave method. I only had to vent the film cover, cook on high for three minutes, stir and continue cooking for one more minute. I then let this dinner stand for a few minutes. It smelled really good. When I tasted Weight Watchers Smart Ones Sante Fe Style Rice & Beans, I loved! This dish is delicious and very creative. It is spicy, zesty and full of flavor. The red beans and rice go well with all of the cheese, corn and other ingredients. I would have liked to see some ground beef added to this meal but, other than that, it was a good lunch that filled me up.
I rate Weight Watchers Smart Ones Sante Fe Style Rice & Beans four stars out of five stars. It is yummy and I will be buying it again. Eating it did make me want a taco, though. Oh well. For more information about this and other Smart Ones food products, you can visit the eatyourbest.com web site. This meal equals six weight watchers points. The sour cream sauce really added a special flavor to this dish. I love sour cream.
Weight Watchers Smart Ones Sante Fe Style Rice & Beans has only 310 calories in it. Only 70 of these calories are from fat. This dish has seven grams of total fat, three grams of saturated fat, one gram of polyunsaturated fat, two grams of monounsaturated fat, fifteen mg’s of cholesterol, six hundred and sixty mg’s of sodium, fifty-one grams of total carbs, four grams of dietary fiber, six grams of sugars and ten grams of protein. This dish provided me with twenty percent of my daily vitamin A and calcium requirement. This product does contain peanuts, soybeans and milk.
I enjoyed trying Weight Watchers Smart Ones Sante Fe Style Rice & Beans and writing a review about it. I discovered that it is tasty, low cal and filling. This product is creative and a winner.