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Spanish Rice Recipe

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


Submitted by cumin

Makes 2 servings



This recipe is easy, economical and good for you, but the best part is it tastes great and goes with everything from hamburgers to steaks.

Recipe Ingredients for Spanish Rice

2/3 cup uncooked instant rice
2/3 cup chicken broth
1/4 cup chopped green pepper
2 tablespoons chopped celery
2 tablespoons chopped onion
1/8 teaspoon minced garlic
2 tablespoons water
1/2 cup chopped fresh tomato
1/4 teaspoon seasoned salt, optional
1/8 teaspoon chili powder
1/8 teaspoon pepper

Recipe Directions for Spanish Rice

  1. Cook rice according to package directions, using broth instead of water; set aside. In a small skillet, saute the green pepper, celery, onion and garlic in water until tender. Add the tomato, seasoned salt if desired, chili powder, pepper and cooked rice. Cook 3-4 minutes or until heated through. Yield: 2 servings.

  2. Prep/Total Time: 15 min.

Categories

Rice, Side Dish, Boil

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 223.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
253
Calories from Fat
9
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.0g
2%
Saturated Fat
0.3g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
496mg
21%
Potassium
288mg
8%
Total Carbohydrates
53.0g
18%
Dietary Fiber
1.8g
7%
Sugars
2.1g
Protein
6.7g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 25%
Calcium 3% Iron 17%
* 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
95% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Very low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • Low in sugar
  • High in manganese
  • High in thiamin
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