Mexican Rice

Mexican Rice

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Paulette Austin


This Mexican Rice is made every time I make a mexican dish and there is never any left if I serve it to friends and family.


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8 to 12
1 Hr
35 Min


  • 2 c
    cooked rice ( i cup of uncooked rice equals 2 of cooked)
  • 1 can(s)
    cream of mushroom or cream of chicken
  • 8 oz
    sour cream
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground cumin
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder or salt
  • 1 can(s)
    chopped green chilies (small can)
  • 1 c
    each of shredded mozz. & cheddar cheese or the mexican cheese blend

How to Make Mexican Rice


  1. Cook the rice in 2 cups of water let cook until most of the water is boiled out. I usually add a little water as it cooks I like sticky rice. I also add about 1 tablespoon of butter as it cooks. After the rice is done stir all ingredients in the pot and then spread in a 9x13" glass dish and srpinkle with cheese. I also Add a little salt and pepper to the mixture. Bake on 350 degrees for 30 minutes

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About Mexican Rice

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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