Guatemalan Rice

Guatemalan Rice My Guatemalan sister-in-law taught me how to make this rice. In Guatemala, it is served with almost any meal, and is accompanied by black beans, salsa, and corn tortillas.


Original recipe yields 2 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 10 mins

    COOK : 16 mins

    TOTAL : 26 mins

    SERVING : 2

    YIELD : 2 servings

  • Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add rice, onion, and tomato; cook and stir until rice turns light golden brown, 3 to 4 minutes.

  • Stir water, carrot, celery, and chicken bouillon into the skillet. Simmer until most of the water is absorbed, about 8 minutes. Cover and simmer until rice is tender, 5 to 8 minutes more.

Per Serving: 440 calories; protein 7.1g; carbohydrates 75.8g; fat 11.1g; cholesterol 0.3mg; sodium 392.3mg.