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mexican white rice

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Cynthia Holbert
77040, TX

This recipe was taught to my in high school. This is the way rice is made in Veracruz

(1 rating)
yield 4 -6
prep time 5 Min
cook time 30 Min

Ingredients For mexican white rice

  • 1 Tbsp
    coconut oil
  • 1 c
    long grain white rice
  • 2 c
  • 2
    onion slivers
  • salt to taste ( i only use redmonds real salt)

How To Make mexican white rice

  • 1
    Heat oil in a large skillet. Add in onion slivers. They tell you when the oil is hot. When onion starts to brown slightly add in the rice. Stir the rice around until most of the rice has turned bright white. Don't let the rice get brown. Add in the water give it a stir and bring to a light boil, then simmer on low with a upside down plate on top for about 30 minutes or until rice is soft. Do not stir until rice is finished cooking. Enjoy!

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