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Spanish rice or Mexican rice... Which do you like cooking?

I like cooking Spanish rice. But I just haven't found a good Mexican rice recipe yet.

 
idaspida

Asked by idaspida at 6:44 PM on Mar. 13, 2011 in Food & Drink

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Answers (12)
  • apronspanish rice

    smiley745

    Answer by smiley745 at 6:55 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • Both. My dh is hispanic so when he cooks his rice, he'll put 2 cubes of tomato buillion (sp?) in it. YUM!
    jilligan362

    Answer by jilligan362 at 5:09 PM on Mar. 15, 2011

  • I do not know what Mexican rice is. But I get it when I go to the Mexican restaurants. I don't eat it because I am too full with everything else. No you have me wondering.
    But I loved Spanish rice when I was growing up. I haven't made it in years.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 6:46 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • Both are cooked pretty much the same way. Both are tasty.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 6:49 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I love Spanish Rice.
    Simplicity3

    Answer by Simplicity3 at 6:56 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • what's the difference? since most restaurants here use an americanized version I'm sure. I would love an authentic recipe of either if you have one
    luvschocolate

    Answer by luvschocolate at 7:08 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • here is the thing.. some people call it spanish some people call it mexican (not often) same thing. now there is diffrent variations of it. you can add vegies to it or something to it or clintro fresh tomato... what ever you want to. but the basic are the same
    MominCa

    Answer by MominCa at 7:09 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I make mexican rice the same way my mexican mil does. I've never had anything that I would consider true spanish rice, but then I live in California where mexican food is abundant.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 7:16 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I live less than an hour from the Mexican border and I've never heard of Mexican Rice. Please share the ingredients. We have such a huge Tex-Mex influence here that Spanish rice is abundant. I'm curious now....gotta google.
    texasgurl33

    Answer by texasgurl33 at 9:15 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • Spanish rice, even though it is never from scratch.
    dubewife

    Answer by dubewife at 9:24 PM on Mar. 13, 2011