Grandma Vicky's Mexican Rice

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 20 mins

I learned to make this rice from my husband's Grandma Vicky. Vicky was born and raised in Mexico and keeps her dishes simple. This is one of my favorite starch dishes and my Niece Erin's too!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Saute rice in oil until rice begins to brown.
  2. Add Onion and cook 2 to 3 minutes.
  3. Pour in tomato sauce, water and add chicken bouillon.
  4. Bring to a boil.
  5. Turn heat to a medium-low. Cover with a lid and cook 20 minutes.
  6. Open and sprinkle with black pepper.
  7. Let sit about 10 minutes before you serve to absorb any excess fuilds.


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We loved this rice! It's perfect in texture, not too dry, not too moist and the flavor was perfect. Thanks so much for a wonderful recipe! :)

Cookinggina February 03, 2008

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