Happy Sunday, friends! We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: Meal prepping is where it’s at. A total game changer. The secret to a stress-free week. If you’re not on the meal prep bandwagon yet, take this post as a sign it’s time for you to give it a try.
To get you started, we’re sharing one of the absolute best protein-packed meal preps: Gimme Delicious’ Shrimp Burrito Bowls. This recipe has been inducted into our meal-prepping hall of fame. It’s loaded with flavor (spicy, but not too spicy) and stars one seafood that’s quick to prepare: shrimp. With the help of fajita-style veggies, brown rice, black beans and a killer two-ingredient cream sauce, this dish is truly a work of art.
And it doesn’t stop there! In addition to being straight-up delicious and shrimp-tacular, these bowls take just 30 minutes to assemble, giving you back a little time for some well-deserved R&R! Lucky for you, we’ve gone ahead and prepared your grocery list for these beautiful bowls below. If you’re already hooked on meal prepping or looking for added inspiration, be sure to check out this post for six more seafood ideas.
Meal-Prep Shrimp Burrito Bowls with Fajita Veggies (4 servings)
Pick up these ingredients on your next shopping trip and head to Gimme Delicious’ blog for the full recipe and step-by-step instructions.
For the Fajita Veggies and Shrimp:
- 1 lb. raw shrimp, shelled and deveined
- 1 tbsp. olive oil
- 1 clove garlic, minced
- 2 tsp. chili powder
- 1 tsp. cumin
- ½ tsp. garlic powder
- ½ tsp. cayenne pepper
- Salt and pepper
- 1-2 bell peppers (any color), sliced
For the Meal Prep Assembly:
- 2 cups cooked brown rice
- 1 cup black beans, drained and rinsed
- 1 cup corn, drained and rinsed
- 1/2 cup Greek yogurt or sour cream
- 1/2 cup salsa
- 4 meal prep containers
- 4 2-oz. sauce containers