Acapulco Mexican Restaurant's Rice

READY IN: 55mins
Recipe by MindyP679

This is the recipe for the rice that is served at Acapulco Restaurant. It's amazingly easy and VERY yummy.

Top Review by aronsinvest

I have made this recipe on many occasions. I am a lousy rice maker but this recipe allows me to shine. Thanks.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sauté onion and rice in lard until browned, 6 to 10 minutes, stirring constantly.
  2. Turn into baking dish.
  3. In large saucepan, combine broth, tomato juice, tomatoes, parsley, garlic, cumin and salt and pepper and bring to boil.
  4. Add broth to rice.
  5. Cover and bake at 350 degrees F for 20 to 30 minutes or until rice is fluffy.
  6. Use fork to fluff rice.

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