Zesty Spanish Rice

1
Donna Brown

By
@gabbiegirl

This is a family favorite side dish, especially with Mexican menues. It is off the Rice-a-Roni site and is very easy to prepare. You can make it a main course, if you'd like, by adding browned ground beef or turkey.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1 pkg
spanish rice-a-roni mix with vermicelli
2 Tbsp
butter
2 c
warm water
1 can(s)
diced tomatoes

How to Make Zesty Spanish Rice

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large skillet, melt butter. Stir in rice/vermicelli mix and cook until vermicelli is slightly browned. Add special seasoning packet, tomatoes and water. Bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 15 - 20 minutes. Top with chopped cilantro or parsley.

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About Zesty Spanish Rice

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