Easy Mexican Rice

If you are looking for an easy Mexican rice recipe, you are not alone. I am sure you have spent countless hours sifting through cookbooks, blogs, and recipe websites, trying to find the perfect recipe for your taste and style.

Mexican Rice

If you have been searching the Internet for a rice recipe, you could come across a million recipes for your Mexican rice recipe. I know that it can be difficult to decipher what you think is a good recipe and what is not so great.

Thankfully, you are not the only one looking for an easy way to make your own rice. There are a few different methods to make your own rice. And I am going to go over a few of them.

There are many different ways to prepare this rice. I find that the best way is to soak it in water in a plastic bag until it is soft and mushy. When it is soft, you can add it to your favorite Mexican dishes or use it in any way you prefer.

Easy Mexican Rice

Recipe by TiffanieCourse: DinnerCuisine: MexicanDifficulty: Easy


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Easy Mexican rice is one of my favorite ways to make an everyday meal that is easy to prepare and is a great addition to any menu.


  • 1 cup of rice.

  • 1 large onion.

  • 1 large red tomato.

  • 1 cup canned boiled tomatoes.

  • 1 tablespoon tomato paste.

  • 1 tablespoon butter.

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil.

  • 2 cloves of garlic.

  • 125 ml of boiled water/broth.

  • Tex Mex Seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper.

  • 1 teaspoon paprika powder.

  • 1 teaspoon cayenne powder.

  • 1 tsp dried oregano.

  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin.

  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder.

  • 1 tablespoon salt.


  • Chop the onions tomatoes finely.
  • Prepare ingredients and seasonings.Prepare ingredients and seasoningsPrepare the ingredients and the seasonings
  • Rinse the rice thoroughly.
  • Heat Olive oil and butter, saute garlic and onion until wilted.
  • Add rice and other seasonings. Stir well.Add riceAdd rice and other seasonings. Stir well
  • Add tomatoes, stir well.Add tomatoesAdd tomatoes, stir well.
  • Add boiled tomatoes, tomato paste, and broth.Add boiled tomatoesAdd tomato pasteAdd broth
  • [Optional] You can add corns.You can add corn
  • Add rice to the Rice Cooker and cook until it is cooked.Add rice to the Rice Cooker and cook until it is cooked
  • While waiting to cook, mix ground beef with the same seasonings.
  • Stir-fry with 1 tablespoon olive oil.
  • Mexican Fried Rice is ready to be served.Mexican Fried Rice is ready to be servedMexican Fried Rice is ready to be servedMexican Fried Rice is ready to be served 1

These are easy and quick meals to make and prepare. You will save time, money, and energy with these dishes. The great thing about easy Mexican rice is that you can prepare it in any way that you like.

Read also Super Easy Mexican Beef and Rice Skillet.

It makes great food that everyone will enjoy and love to cook. It’s something that you can put in any meal. It also can use as much or as little as you like.

With a little bit of patience and trial and error, you will be able to make a great-tasting and healthy rice in no time. !

Easy Mexican rice is easy to find. You can find many websites that offer the same great recipes that I mentioned above. It is also possible to find many recipes online that will be easy to follow. It is perfect if you are trying to learn how to cook.

Good luck with your search for the best rice recipe for you!! Reference Cookpad ID.