Tex-Mex Mexican Rice and Blender Hot Sauce

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 15 mins

A dear friend from Mexico taught me how to make this. I have tweaked it to fit my tastes. I fix this for every Mexican dinner.. tacos, enchiladas, etc. I've been asked for this recipe many ,many times.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Blender Hot Sauce- Put all ingredients in the blender and liquify until all ingredients are completly chopped. Refrigerate.
  2. Tex-Mex Rice- Put olive oil in a deep saute pan. Heat. Add onions and begin to saute. Add dry rice and cumin, cook and stir until toasted. Add 3 TBS blender hot sauce,and 1 can chicken broth. Cook until liquid is half gone. Remove from stove and cover . Let sit about 5-8 minutes. Enjoy!
Most Helpful

5 5

Tasty rice! A little more work than I typically do for a salsa sauce. Makes quite a bit of sauce so plan on using remaining sauce for marinating chicken or inside a quesadilla. Thank you 50debbie for posting. Made for Spring PAC 2012.