Green Rice
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Green Rice

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An aromatic and tasty side dish that pairs perfectly with fish, chicken or beef.

20 mins. to Prepare

30 mins. Cooking Time

10 mins. Standing Time standing

60 mins. Total

Servings: 6 servings, about 1 cup per serving

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RINSE rice and soak for 15 minutes. Drain.
COMBINE water and bouillon in a large glass measuring cup; stir to dissolve.
PLACE spinach, cilantro and bouillon mixture in a blender; cover. Blend until smooth. Add evaporated milk; pulse until well combined.
Step 4 of 8
HEAT butter and oil in a large skillet over medium-low heat until butter is melted.
Step 5 of 8
STIR in rice; cook, stirring frequently, for 4 minutes. Add onion and garlic; cook for 1 minute.
Step 6 of 8
ADD spinach/cilantro mixture; increase heat to medium. Stir well and bring to a boil. Cover; reduce heat to low. Cook for 20 minutes.
STIR rice carefully. Cover and cook for an additional 2 minutes. Remove from heat. Keep covered and let rest for 10 minutes before serving.
Stir in a chopped serrano chile 10 minutes into the rice cooking for a spicy kick.
Amount Per Serving
Servings: 6 servings, about 1 cup per serving
Calories from Fat60
%Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g10%
Saturated Fat 3g14%
Cholesterol 10mg3%
Sodium 330mg14%
Carbohydrates 45g15%
Dietary Fiber 1g4%
Sugars 7g
Protein 7g
Vitamin A20%
Vitamin C8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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