Lemon Rice Recipe

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Lemon Rice

Lori Haynes

By
@Seastir

My husbands favorite!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
or one stick of butter
2 c
long grain rice, uncooked
2 large
lemons, zested
4 c
chicken broth
2 Tbsp
fresh lemon juice
dash(es)
freshly ground pepper to taste
dash(es)
paparika for color and presentation when serving

Step-By-Step

1Melt the butter in large saucepan.
Add rice and cook over med heat, stirring for 3 to 4 minutes.
Add zest and continue cooking until rice is slightly translucent, about 1 to 2 minutes.
2Add broth and salt: cover and simmer 20 minutes or until liquid is absorbed.
3Stir in lemon juice.
Season with pepper to taste.
Use paprika for color and presentation when serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Sides, Rice Sides
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #rice, #easy, #Dish