Arroz Rojo

Arroz Rojo A great recipe for Mexican style rice in tomato sauce. This is an excellent side dish for the Slow Cooker Pozole I posted earlier.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 5 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 20 mins

    COOK : 40 mins

    TOTAL : 1 hr

    SERVING : 5

    YIELD : 5 servings

  • Heat the lard in a large heavy skillet over medium-high heat. Add the rice, and stir until rice is toasted. Add the garlic and onion; cook and stir until the onion just begins to brown. Stir in the tomatoes, tomato sauce, chicken broth, chili powder and salt. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to low, cover, and cook for 20 to 25 minutes, or until rice is tender. Let stand for 5 minutes, covered, before serving.

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Per Serving: 217 calories; protein 4.2g; carbohydrates 37.2g; fat 6.1g; cholesterol 4.9mg; sodium 503.6mg.