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This Mexican Rice is a simple side dish for any Mexican Dinner. It’s perfect for taco night too.

Preparation Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time : 25 minutes

Serves : 3-4


Onion : 1 medium chopped

Tomato sauce : 1/2 cup

Long grain rice : 1 cup

Garlic salt : 1 teaspoon

Ground Cumin : 1 teaspoon

Salt to taste

Chicken broth : 2 cups

Oil : 3 tablespoons


Heat oil in a saucepan, add rice and fry till the rice is golden brown. Add salt, garlic salt, cumin. Stir to combine.

Add onions and cook till they are translucent. Add tomato sauce, chicken broth, stir and bring it to a boil.

Reduce heat, close lid and cook for another 15-20 minutes until the rice is completely cooked.

Turn off the stove and let it rest for 5 minutes. Fluff up with a fork before serving.