Easy and Delicious Mexican Rice

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by fairlyodd922

A super easy and great way to make Mexican-style rice.

Top Review by Sydney Mike

Made this to go with some burritos I'd made & it was a very nice side! Prepared it with some homemade chicken broth & it was delicious! Many thanks for sharing the recipe! [Made & reviewed in New Kids on the Block recipe tag]

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (14 1/2 ounce) can chicken broth or 1 (14 1/2 ounce) can beef broth
  • 1 cup picante sauce or 1 cup salsa
  • 1 cup uncooked rice
  • 2 -3 tablespoons oil
  • 12 tablespoon cumin
  • 12 tablespoon taco seasoning


  1. Coat bottom of large nonstick skillet with oil and add rice. Saute rice on medium high heat until it turns opaque.
  2. Add picante sauce/salsa, broth, cumin, and taco seasoning.
  3. Turn heat to low, cover, and let simmer for 20-25 minutes, depending on the rice.
  4. Uncover and let rest for 5 minutes.
  5. Fluff with a fork and serve.

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