Speedy, Green Rice

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by CaliforniaJan

An easy and tasty side dish that combines one of the most nutritious veggies and quick-cooking instant rice.

Top Review by Boomette

I forgot to chop the spinach (I used baby spinach). I used dried parsley. The parmesan cheese is a must on this rice. My BF loved this so much. He took 2 serving. Thanks Jan :) Made for Photo tag.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. If using fresh spinach, drain well. If using frozen spinach, thaw and drain well.
  2. In a large pan, saute spinach in butter for 2 to 3 minutes.
  3. Stir in rice, water, salt and oregano; bring to a boil. Cover and simmer until all liquid is absorbed, about 5 minutes.
  4. Stir in onion, lemon juice and parsley; heat through.
  5. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese when serving.

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