Fluffster's Spanish Rice

40 mins (prep 10, cooking 30)
10 ingredients
3-4 servings
Here's a simple and tasty version of one of the staples in Mexican cooking. You may use water if you don't have any chicken broth, but please make the effort to use the broth. You may also add some chopped tomato and a sprig or so of cilantro sprinkled on top of the finished rice.

Categories:  <-60-mins , holiday , side-dish , pasta,-rice-and-grains , condiments,-etc. , rice , wedding , white-rice , south-american , time-to-make ,
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Serving Size (252.45 g)
Servings 3
Amount per Serving
Calories 205.41 Calories from Fat 57.24
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 6.36g 29.34%
Saturated Fat 1.73g 26.02%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 88.64mg 88.64%
Sodium 417.52mg 52.19%
Total Carbohydrate 6.9g 6.9%
Dietary Fiber 1.32 g 15.88%
Sugars 3.39 g %
Protein 30.88g 185.28%
Vitamin A 406.85IU% Vitamin C 6.23mg%
Calcium 29.67mg% Iron 2.17mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
cooking oil, uncooked white rice, a, large