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Simple Cilantro Rice

Marybeth Feutz
Plain white rice is boring, right? So spice it up a little bit! You won't believe how easy and flavorful this Simple Cilantro Rice is to make. Move over white rice, you've got competition for the go-to side dish now!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Side
Servings 4 servings



  • Put water and salt into a saucepan. Cover, and bring to a boil over medium-high heat.
  • When water is boiling, add rice. Cover, reduce heat to low.
  • Let rice simmer over low heat, stirring once or twice, until all water is absorbed.
  • Remove rice from heat. Stir in chopped cilantro.
  • Serve immediately.
  • Store leftovers in an air-tight container in the refrigerator.
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