Mexican Green Rice

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Recipe for Mexican green rice, also known as cilantro rice, a perfect side dish and not just for Mexican food. Its bright but not overpowering flavor goes really well with fish or chicken.

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2 cups short grain rice preferably Morelos type
1 bunch cilantro reserve a few sprigs for garnish
1/2 medium white onion
cloves garlic
1 tsp salt
4-5 of water
  • CILANTRO MIXTURE
  • Add the cilantro, onion, garlic and ½ cup of water to your blender jar
  • Blend until smooth about 1 minute
  • RICE
  • Preheat 2 tablespoons of oil in a pot...
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Nutritions

Calories
485

Sodium
317mg
13% DV

Fat
34g
52% DV

Protein
1g
2% DV

Carbs
7g
2% DV

Fiber
1g
5% DV