Orange Cilantro Rice

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by dicentra

This is from 1001 Lowfat Vegetarian Recipes.

Top Review by Sharon123

This was easy to make and tasted really nice. I enjoyed the orange zest and cilantro flavors. Thanks dicentra! Made for the Gardening forum-Cilantro-Herb of the Month!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Spray medium saucepan with cooking spray; heat over medium heat until hot.
  2. Saute onions until tender, 3-5 minutes.
  3. Add rice and orange zest to saucepan; cook over medium heat until rice is lightly browned, 2-3 minutes, stirring frequently.
  4. Add water to saucepan and heat to boiling; reduce heat and simmer, covered, until rice is tender, 20-25 minutes.
  5. Stir in cilantro and season to taste with salt and pepper.

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