Mexican Rice ( Quick Recipe )

Mexican Rice ( Quick Recipe )

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This mexican rice is a quick version and very easy to make. . . It has ingredients which are readily available. All age groups will surely relish this recipe. . . This rice can even be enjoyed in tiffin boxes. . . .

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Mexican Rice ( Quick Recipe ) recipe - How to make Mexican Rice ( Quick Recipe )

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     4Makes 4 servings
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2 1/2 cups cooked rice (chawal)
2 tbsp oil
1/2 cup finely chopped onions
1 tsp garlic (lehsun) paste
1 1/2 tsp dry red chilli flakes (paprika)
1/4 cup boiled rajma (kidney beans)
1/2 cup chopped and boiled mixed vegetables (french beans and carrots)
salt to taste
1 tsp chilli powder
1/4 tsp turmeric powder (haldi)
  1. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick pan, add the onions and sauté on a medium flame for 2 to 3 minutes or till they turn translucent.
  2. Add the garlic paste and chilli flakes and sauté on a medium flame for another 1 minute.
  3. Add the rajma and mixed vegetables and sauté on a medium flame for 1 more minute.
  4. Add the rice and salt, toss well and cook on a medium flame for 2 minutes.
  5. Add the chilli powder and turmeric powder, toss again and cook on a medium flame for another 1 to 2 minutes.
  6. Serve immediately.

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Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy239 cal
Protein5.3 g
Carbohydrates36.6 g
Fiber1.4 g
Fat7.8 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium7.2 mg

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Mexican Rice ( Quick Recipe )
 on 18 May 22 07:19 PM

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Tarla Dalal    Thank you for the feedback. Please keep reviewing recipes and articles you love.
19 May 22 05:04 PM
Mexican Rice ( Quick Recipe )
 on 02 May 21 05:02 AM

Tasted good. Serves only 2 - 3 people. Please suggest a side accompaniment for this rice like a Mexican curry.
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03 May 21 03:03 PM