Cilantro Lime Rice

barbara lentz

By
@blentz8

This is my favorite way to eat rice.


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Serves:

2

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 c
jasmine or basmati rice
2 c
water
1 Tbsp
oil
2 Tbsp
fresh cilantro choppec
2 Tbsp
lime juice
1 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Saute the rice in oil for 3 minutes. Add the water and bay leaf and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and cover and simmer 20 minutes until water is absorbed. Turn off heat and let rice sit covered 15 more minutes.
2
Mix the salt with the lime juice. Remove and discard bay leaf. Mix lime juice and cilantro in the rice. Fluff with fork.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Mexican