Always good to skip the grains. These lettuce cups are simple yet bursting with flavor. Make the bean mix the night before, take a ripe avocado with you, four nice butter lettuce leaves and assemble a delicious meals in a flash.
- Serves 2
- 8 butter lettuce leaves
- 1 15-ounce can black beans, drained and rinsed
- 1 avocado, preferably Hass variety
- 1 lime
- ½ chopped onion, chopped
- small handful of cilantro, chopped
- Sea salt
- Red pepper flakes, optional
Mash beans, onion and cilantro together in a bowl. Spoon into lettuce cups and top with diced avocado and a squeeze of lime juice. Season with salt and red pepper flakes.