Acapulco Mexican Restaurant's Rice

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 40 mins

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

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.


Most Helpful

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

aronsinvest July 23, 2009

This is very easy and tasty. I've made it a couple of times. Thank you for the recipe!

Engrossed November 19, 2006

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