Side Dishes

Cilantro Lime Rice {the best}

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Cilantro lime rice is the perfect side dish, for burritos, nachos, or even a taco salad. So many options! Delicious toasted rice is cooked to perfection in a flavorful chicken broth full of spices, cilantro and lime. This is the best cilantro lime rice and turns out perfect every single time.

6
2 tablespoons butter
1 1/4 cups Basmati Rice
2 1/4 chicken broth
1/4 cup chopped cilantro
Zest and juice of 1 lime
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cumin
In a saucepan over medium-high heat combine the butter and dry, uncooked rice. Stir together to toast the rice until the butter has melted. Once butter has melted and rice smells fragrant (about 2-3...
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Nutritions

Calories
191

Sodium
492mg
20% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
4g
9% DV

Carbs
31g
10% DV

Fiber
0.9g
3% DV