Chipotle Copycat Recipe- Cilantro Lime Rice

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by newmama

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

Top Review by nodaklisa

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.

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.

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