Chipotle Copycat Recipe- Cilantro Lime Rice

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 20 mins

Everyone said this was like Chipotle's rice. Great as a side dish for mexican or in burritos.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. rinse rice well until water runs clear.
  2. combine rice, water and bay leaf in a pot, cover it and bring it to a boil.
  3. reduce heat and simmer about 18 minutes.
  4. fluff with a fork and stir in cilantro.
  5. add oil, lime juice and salt together, stir well.
  6. taste and adjust- might need more lime or salt.
Most Helpful

Very good and close to Chipotl'es! Will make it again! Thank you, have been searching for there rice recipe for a long time and the hubby said it was right on.

nodaklisa February 12, 2013