Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Emptying out the Fridge: Cilantro Lime Rice

Good Afternoon Friends,

Is your rice stuck in a rut? :-) Here is a quick fun recipe that will surely add a new kick to the popular side dish!! 


What you'll need:
1 cup of white rice
2 cups of water
Juice of half a lime
3 tbsp of fresh chopped cilantro
1/2 tbsp olive oil
1 tsp salt

  • Bring two cups of water to a boil
  • Rinse and drain rice
  • Once water is boiling, add salt, olive oil, and rice
  • return to boil
  • cover with lid and reduce to a simmer for 15 minutes
  • Once your rice has cooked add the juice from the lime and your chopped cilantro, mix well. 
  • Cover and let stand for 10 minutes
  • ENJOY!!!!!

I served my rice as a side with delicious buttermilk fried pork chops!!!YUMMMMMY!!

Look out I'll be sharing the recipe soon ;-)

That's my 2 cents!



  1. It looks real good :). Keep up the good work.

  2. Nuom Nyom Nyom.. Love this..

  3. I love cilantro rice, we have it about ever other week. I always have it with flank steak and make it more spanish style....yumminess indeed!


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