Cut sausage into 1/2 inch pieces. Fry in skillet over medium heat. Remove sausage,leave 2 Tsp. fat in skillet. Add the chopped onions and minced garlic. Saute til soft.
Put sausage, the onions and garlic and the remaining ingredinetsin a pot. Mix well. Bring to boil, reduce heat, cover and simmer 30 minutes til rice is tender. Use as a main dish with warm tortillas or Mexican rolls. Goes well with other main dishes. Serves 6