Easy Cajun Dirty Rice in Black Nonstick Pot

One Pot Dirty Rice

Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
25 mins

Quick and easy dirty rice recipe, homemade with simple ingredients in one pot over stovetop in 30 minutes. Loaded with ground beef, Cajun seasoning and rice.

Servings: 6 People
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Cajun
Keyword: ground beef and rice, one pot meal
Calories: 392 kcal
Author: Abeer Rizvi


  • 1 pound Ground beef
  • 1 cup Onion Finely chopped
  • 3 cloves Garlic Minced
  • 1 cup Green peppers Diced
  • 1/2- 1 cup Celery Diced
  • 1/2 cup Tomato Diced, Optional
  • 2-3 tsp Cajun seasoning
  • Salt To taste
  • 1.5 cups White rice Uncooked
  • 3.5 cups Beef broth Low sodium


  1. In a large nonstick pot, cook ground beef over medium heat until no longer pink. Crumble with spatula into smaller pieces.

  2. Add onion, garlic, green pepper, celery, tomato (optional), Cajun seasoning salt and mix until combined.

  3. Cook for about 3 minutes until veggies are partially softened.

  4. Add rice and beef broth.

  5. Bring to a boil.

  6. Then, reduce heat to "Low."

  7. Cover and cook for about 20 or until rice is cooked through.

  8. Let it sit covered for 5 minutes.

  9. Then, fluff with a fork. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
One Pot Dirty Rice
Amount Per Serving
Calories 392 Calories from Fat 144
% Daily Value*
Fat 16g25%
Saturated Fat 6g30%
Cholesterol 54mg18%
Sodium 583mg24%
Potassium 458mg13%
Carbohydrates 42g14%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 19g38%
Vitamin A 458IU9%
Vitamin C 23mg28%
Calcium 50mg5%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.