Creamy Rice Recipe

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


Submitted by rainygrl35

Makes 12 servings



This is my favorite Zarela recipe! This time of year, I use fresh corn and boil the cobs to make a stock to cook the rice in.

Recipe Ingredients for Creamy Rice

4 cups water
2 cups rice
1 teaspoon butter
2 teaspoons salt
1/2 cup sour cream
1/2 cup reduced fat sour cream
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/3 cup chopped cilantro
1 minced garlic clove
1 tablespoons vegetable oil
1 green bell pepper
1/2 cup chopped onion
1 garlic clove
1 ear of corn
1/2 pound grated cheddar cheese

Recipe Directions for Creamy Rice

  1. 1.- Bring water to a boil and add buttter and salt. When the butter is melted,

  2. add the rice and bring back to a boil. Lower the heat to very low, cover the

  3. rice with a tight-fitting lid and cook for 25 to 30 minutes, Take rice out of

  4. the saucepan and spread on a baking sheet to cool or allow to cool in the pan

  5. uncovered.

  6. 2.- Meanwhile, combine the sour cream with the chopped onion and cilantro

  7. and add salt to taste.

  8. 3.- Heat the lard in a frying pan and add the chopped onion and garlic clove.

  9. Dice the poblanos and add to pan when the onion is wilted. Saute for one

  10. minute. Let cool and combine with the rice.

  11. 4.- Drain the can of corn well and add to the cool rice and poblano mixture.

  12. Add the sour cream mixture and mix in the grated cheese.

  13. 5.- Bake for 30 minutes or until heated through in a 350 degree oven. If

  14. using a pyrex dish, the oven temperature should be 325 degrees.

Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 177.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
249
Calories from Fat
101
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
11.2g
17%
Saturated Fat
6.5g
33%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
29mg
10%
Sodium
522mg
22%
Potassium
137mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
28.6g
10%
Dietary Fiber
1.0g
4%
Sugars
1.2g
Protein
8.0g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 24%
Calcium 17% Iron 9%
* 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
  • Low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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