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Tell me about your Mexican Rice

What kind of herbs/spices do you use when making Mexican Rice?
What kind of veggies do you use when making Mexican Rice?

 
outstandingLove

Asked by outstandingLove at 11:03 PM on Jul. 5, 2010 in Food & Drink

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Answers (6)
  • I make mine by browning white rice in oil then adding a can of tomato sauce, water, and granulated chicken bouillon cubes. Cover and simmer on low.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 1:35 AM on Jul. 6, 2010

  • white rice + jar of salsa while cooking works well or even a packet of taco seasoning will do the trick.
    Orionsgirl

    Answer by Orionsgirl at 11:04 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • brown the dry rice in a deep saute pan/pot and add finely chopped onions. cooke the onions a bit then add tomato paste and water so the pot fills up with water about an inch above the rice. add garlic salt and set at med/low heat with a lid on for about 30 min or until the rice is done and it's soaked up all the water. This is how my mom makes it!
    We usually make it when we have enchiladas! yum!
    CAGirl4

    Answer by CAGirl4 at 11:15 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • I cheat. I make brown rice in the rice cooker and mix with the Target organic cilantro salsa
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:02 AM on Jul. 6, 2010

  • I buy the Uncle Ben's Mexican Rice. So what ever comes in the box is what I use, lol.
    itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 11:03 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • No one makes theirs from scratch?
    outstandingLove

    Comment by outstandingLove (original poster) at 11:06 PM on Jul. 5, 2010