Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe

Looking for an easy Cilantro Lime Rice recipe? Learn how to make Cilantro Lime Rice using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by tchris24

Makes 4 servings



adapted from Two Peas and Their Pod

Recipe Ingredients for Cilantro Lime Rice

1 cup uncooked long-grain white rice
1 teaspoon butter
2 cloves garlic, minced
3 teaspoons freshly squeezed lime juice
15 ounce vegetable broth
1 cup water
4 tablespoons fresh chopped cilantro

Recipe Directions for Cilantro Lime Rice

In a a saucepan combine rice, butter, garlic, 2 teaspoons of lime juice, broth and water. Bring to a boil. Cover and cook on low 15-20 minutes, until rice is tender. Remove from heat. In a small bowl, whisk together lime juice, sugar, and cilantro. Pour over hot cooked rice and mix in as you fluff the rice. Serve warm.
Categories

Rice

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 219.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
198
Calories from Fat
17
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.9g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.9g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
2mg
1%
Sodium
350mg
15%
Potassium
161mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
38.2g
13%
Dietary Fiber
0.7g
3%
Sugars
0.5g
Protein
5.6g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 2% Iron 13%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Very low in cholesterol
  • Very low in sugar
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