Mexican Rice

Yellow Chili's

Spanish or Mexican Rice is an easy, and flavor-packed authentic rice dish. It is traditionally prepared with long grain rice and tomato seasoning mix and is enjoyed with chicken, steak, and fish etc

Spanish / Mexican Rice

YIELD

2 people

TYPE

Rice

TIME

30 minutes

LEVEL

Beginner

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In a blender jar, add onion, garlic, tomato, anote, turmeric powder, cumin seeds, and water

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Blend all the ingredients until it turns smooth puree consistency. Remove from the blender and keep it for later use

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In a pan with medium heat, pour oil and add rice. Stir the rice until it turns aromatic and it changes slight pale light yellow in color

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Now pour the prepared tomato seasoning mix and give a nice stir

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Add salt, water and give a nice mix

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Allow the rice to cook 70%

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Now add serrano peppers and give a nice mix

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Close the pan with its lid and cook for 15 minutes in low heat

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Open the lid and fluff the rice gently with a fork. Now the delicious Mexican Rice is ready for you to taste and enjoy

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Serve this delicious Mexican or Spanish Rice with your favorite side dish for lunch or dinner

Serving

10

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