Mexican Rice

Mexican Rice

Ready in 45 minutes
5 review(s) averaging 4.6. 100% would make again

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"I didnt have any tomatoes or chicken broth so I used chicken tomato bouillon instead, and a quarter of a jalapeno too. This rice was delicious. I plan to make it again with the tomatoes for sure."

- JBee

Ingredients

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2 teaspoons olive oil
1/2 teaspoon garlic; Miced
1/2 cup white onion; Chopped
1 can Rotel tomatoes; juice and all
1 cup Uncooked white rice; regular not fast cook
1 can green chilies; Chopped
2 1/4 cups Chicken broth
1/2 teaspoon Oregano
1/2 teaspoon Salt

Original recipe makes 4

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Preparation

Heat oil in dutch oven over med-high heat. Put onion and garlic in dutch oven and saute for 3 minutes. Add rice and cook for 2 minutes. Add remaining ingredients and bring to a boil, then turn it down to a simmer for 20 minutes. Let stand for 5 minutes. Fluff with fork and serve.

This dish goes great with any mexican meal. I usually double it because everyone wants seconds.

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this is very good, i put it in a lil container to make this presentation, this is my photo, not my recipe, CCheryl photo by CCheryl CCheryl

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I didnt have any tomatoes or chicken broth so I used chicken tomato bouillon instead, and a quarter of a jalapeno too. This rice was delicious. I plan to make it again with the tomatoes for sure.
JBee 4 years ago
This was good, not wow!!, but good. Easy to make.
staceyforster 6 years ago
Our favorite mexican rice recipe. Very nice flavor. The kids think it is a little too spicy. Perhaps adding a bit more rice would result in a less concentrated dish.
clarkcook 6 years ago
mcrismon 9 years ago
[I posted this recipe.]
tam123 9 years ago
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