Jagasita (Portuguese Rice)

Jagasita (portuguese Rice) Recipe

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Gayle Barr

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@goodbaken

My Mom made this w/many variations of beans & even green peas. I love it and always make it. My son now makes it for his fam.

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Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

2 c
long grain white rice
4 c
water
1 medium
onion
2 Tbsp
oil
1 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
pepper
1 can(s)
beans lima, cranberry bean, pinto, black, kidney, green peas)
2 Tbsp
butter
2 Tbsp
paprika, sweet mild

How to Make Jagasita (Portuguese Rice)

Step-by-Step

  • 1Bring water, salt, pepper, paprika to boil. Meanwhile Brown onion w/rinsed beans in oil. Add to water w/butter. Stir & bring to boil. Lower heat stir, cover and simmer on low 30mn. (i use long grain brown rice and simmer 30mn longer).

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About Jagasita (Portuguese Rice)

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids