Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Cafe Rio Cilantro Lime Rice!

I made this last week and it tasted amazing!!! I would have to say exactly like the rice you get at Cafe Rio! I made the whole meal!! So stay tuned for other recipes to come and get your whole Cafe Rio dish!

Cilantro Lime Rice

1 Cup uncooked Rice
1 tsp. Butter or Margarine
2 Cloves Garlic, Minced
1 tsp. Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice
1 can 15 oz. Chicken Broth
1 cup Water
1 Tbsp. Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice
2 tsp. Sugar
3 Tbsp. Fresh Chopped Cilantro

In a saucepan combine rice, butter, garlic, 1 tsp. lime, chicken broth and water. Bring this to a boil and cover and cook on low for 15-20 minutes until the rice is tender. Remove this from the heat. In a small bowl combine the lime juice, sugar and cilantro. Pour over the hot cooked rice and mix in as you fluff the rice.