Cilantro Lime Basmati Rice

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Missy Wimpelberg

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@MWimpelberg

This rice has so much flavor. If you have ever tried Chipoltle before, their rice is amazing. This is as close as I can get/find to theirs. This goes great on a taco salad or burrito, YUM!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
2-4
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

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  • 1 tsp
    vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp
    cilantro, fresh, chopped
  • 2/3 c
    basamati rice, white
  • 1 c
    water
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1
    lime

How to Make Cilantro Lime Basmati Rice

Step-by-Step

  1. In a 2-quart heavy saucepan, heat oil over low heat, stirring occasionally until melted. Add rice and lime juice, stir for 1 minute. Add water and salt, bring to a full rolling boil. At boiling, cover, turn down to simmer over low heat until rice is tender and the water is absorbed, about 25 minutes. Fluff rice with a fork.

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About Cilantro Lime Basmati Rice

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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