How to make Mexican rice/How to make Spanish rice/Mexican rice recipe/Spanish rice recipe
Updated: Dec 30, 2020
Let’s make something different! How about Mexican rice for dinner tonight! It’s a quick and easy one pot healthy and flavorful rice. Try it!!
Yield: 3-4 servings
Rice...1 cup (soaked in water for 20 min)
Pre-boiled or canned Garbanzo beans (chickpeas), Pre-boiled or canned Black beans and Corn... 1 cup
Red onion (chopped)... 3 tbsp.
Garlic (crushed)... 1 tbsp.
Cumin powder... 1 tbsp.
Fresh tomato purée... 1 cup
Smoked paprika (optional)... 1 tbsp.
Salt... to taste
Black pepper powder... 1/2 tsp.
Fresh lime juice... 2 tsp.
Coriander leaves (chopped)... 3 tbsp.
Bell pepper (chopped)... 4 tbsp.
Chicken or vegetable broth... 1 cup
Olive oil... 3 tbsp.
Parmesan cheese powder... 1 tbsp.
Add olive oil to a pan set on medium heat
Add onions and stir fry till the onions are translucent (~ one minute)
Stir for 30 seconds
Add the pre-soaked rice
Stir fry rice for 30 seconds
Add cumin powder
Add salt (1 teaspoon, or to taste)
Add beans and corn and stir fry for 30 seconds
Add smoked paprika, black pepper powder and mix well
Add fresh tomato purée, fresh lime juice and half of the coriander leaves
Add chicken stock (you can use vegetable stock or water as well), add more salt if needed
Please the lid on and let the rice cook for approximately 12 minutes
When the rice is almost cooked, add the bell pepper pieces in
Gently mix without breaking the rice grains
Cover and cook till the rice is fully cooked (~ two more minutes)
Once the rice is fully cooked garnish with the remaining coriander leaves and a tablespoon of Parmesan cheese powder
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