Say goodbye to boring rice and hello to coriander lime magic!
This recipe takes ordinary rice and turns it into a taste sensation. The combination of aromatic coriander and zesty lime juice adds a refreshing and vibrant twist to every grain.
Cook time: 25 minutes
185g Rice long grained, rinsed and drained, 355ml Water, 3 tsp extra virgin olive oil divided, 1 tsp lime zest, 1 clove garlic minced, 8g coriander finely chopped, 1½ tbsp fresh lime juice, and ¼ tsp salt.
Add rice, water, and one teaspoon of olive oil to a lidded saucepan. Bring to a boil and cover; reduce the heat to a simmer. Simmer according to your rice packet instructions, approximately 18 – 20 minutes. Once cooked, take it off the flame and keep it covered for 5 minutes.
Uncover the saucepan; using a fork, fluff the rice up, and add lime zest, garlic, the remaining olive oil, coriander, lime juice, and salt, and stir to combine thoroughly. Serve immediately and enjoy!
For recipe notes and expert tips, see https://www.splashoftaste.com/cilantro-lime-rice/
They are delicious in veggie burritos https://www.splashoftaste.com/veggie-burrito-recipe/
Calories: 539kcal | Carbohydrates: 70g | Protein: 18g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 13g | Cholesterol: 8mg | Sodium: 1443mg | Potassium: 1026mg | Fiber: 19g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 2257IU | Vitamin C: 95mg | Calcium: 182mg | Iron: 7mg
Please note that nutrient values are estimates only. Variations can occur due to product availability and manner of food preparation. Nutrition may vary based on methods of origin, preparation, freshness of ingredients, and other factors.