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cilantro lime basmati rice

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Missy Wimpelberg
Franklin, TN

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!

(1 rating)
yield 2 -4
prep time 5 Min
cook time 25 Min

Ingredients For cilantro lime basmati rice

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

How To Make cilantro lime basmati rice

  • 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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