Best Rice for Taco Bowls

A rice that is easy to make, but still filled with bright and light flavors. These rice is great as a base for taco bowls.

Why You Will Love This

Olive Oil Basmati or Jasmine Rice Kosher Salt Ground Cumin Chicken Broth  Fresh Cilantro  Fresh Lime Juice

What You Will Need

1. Use fresh cilantro and lime. This gives the rice the best flavor. 

Tips to Make it Better

2. Toast the rice for a few minutes to release the flavor.

Warm up the olive oil in a pot over medium heat.


Add rice,  ground cumin and salt and toss to coat. 

Step: 2

Allow rice to cook until toasted.  About 3-4 minutes. 

Step: 3

Carefully add stock,  stir and bring to a simmer. 

Step: 4

Reduce to low and cook 12 minutes.

Fluff with a fork and fold in lime juice and cilantro

Step: 5

Serve on a taco or in a rice bowl.

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