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Restaurant Style Mexican Rice Recipe

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Restaurant style Mexican rice doesn’t have to come from a box. You’ll love this flavorful side dish for everything from taco night to stuffing breakfast burritos!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup basmati rice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup diced onion
  • 1 jalapeño, minced
  • 2 large clove garlics, minced
  • 1/2 cup chopped bell pepper
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon tomato paste
  • 2 cups vegetable broth, or water
  • 1/2 teaspoon mexican oregano
  • 2 tablespoons chopped cilantro, optional

Directions

  1. Rinse and soak the rice in water for 20 minutes. In a large pan, heat the oil over medium to high heat. Lower the heat to medium, and add...
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Restaurant Style Mexican Rice Recipe

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Cooking Method:
Simmered
Cuisine:
Mexican
Category:
Homemade
Recipe Yields:
6.0
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