Brazilian Orange Rice

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by EdsGirlAngie

This is a favorite with fish or chicken, an easy, mild rice with a unique flavor. You can use chopped Brazil nuts to be authentic, but since I really don't like them, I use pine nuts.

Top Review by Tellok

Excelllent, though my Brazilian friends didn't recognize it! Easy and delicious. Don't hesitate to try.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine water, basmati rice, salt, olive oil, chili powder, garlic powder, brown sugar and orange zest.
  2. Bring to a boil, cover and simmer over low heat about 40 to 45 minutes, or until rice is tender and liquid is absorbed.
  3. Stir in pine nuts and black olives and serve.
  4. (It's nice to garnish with orange slices).

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