Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe

Looking for an easy Cilantro lime rice recipe? Learn how to make Cilantro lime rice using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by gina_loven

Makes 9 servings



This zesty rice is about 4 1/2 cups prepared. It produced 9, half cup servings.

Recipe Ingredients for Cilantro lime rice

1 1/2 cup Brown Rice
2 1/2 cup (8 fl oz) Water
1 cup Cilantro
2 serving Chicken Flavor Bouillon
1 fruit (2" dia) Limes
1 tbsp Spreadable Butter with Canola Oil
1 tsp Onion Powder

Recipe Directions for Cilantro lime rice

  1. Preheat oven to 375

  2. Bring 2 1/2 cups of water plus 1 tablespoon of butter to a boil.

  3. Add the rice, onion powder, fine chopped cilantro, bouillon cube, and lime juice and zest.

  4. Bring water back up to a boil then cover and cook in oven for about one hour

  5. Fluff rice with a fork and serve

  6. NOTE: DO NOT PEAK! let the rice go until the last 5 minutes then you can look. Peaking will disrupt the rice.

Categories

Rice, Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 105.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
118
Calories from Fat
19
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
2.1g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.6g
3%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
2mg
1%
Sodium
296mg
12%
Potassium
78mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
22.6g
8%
Dietary Fiber
0.9g
4%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
2.1g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 1% Iron 6%
* 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
C
  Good points
  • Very low in cholesterol
  • Very low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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