Spanish rice is a quick delicious side dish thats as easy as cooking a pot of rice using chicken broth tomato sauce and seasonings cinco de mayo is on the horizon and a quick search of the blog will reveal that youre already set when it comes to appetizers main dishes beverages heck even dessert alas the only tex mex side dish that ive shared as of yet is the hellip.

In a medium saucepan over medium heat heat oil add onion and pepper and cook until softened slightly 3 to 4 minutes add rice and cook stirring frequently until toasted and lightly golden 4.

Fluffy white rice is infused with tomato sauce paprika chili and other spices and seasonings spanish rice is jam packed with flavor and trust me it rsquo s impossible to resist it tastes great on its own but is even better eaten with chicken salmon and other tapas best of all it rsquo s super easy to make.

Which rice is best for spanish rice we love to use long grain white rice it gets fluffy and does not get sticky like some of the short grained rices can spanish rice be made with brown rice brown rice can definitely be used in place of white rice just add c more water per cup of brown rice and let simmer longer until the brown rice.

How to make spanish rice saute rice and onions heat a large skillet over medium high heat and melt butter add in rice and cook until lightly browned stirring frequently 2 3 minutes add in onion and saute for 2 3 more minutes hellip.

Easy spanish rice recipe in a large skillet combine the rice and the chicken broth over high heat and bring to a boil reduce heat to a low simmer and cover with a lid simmer for 18 20 minutes just until done fluff the rice with a fork transfer to a separate dish and cover with lid to keep warm.

Ingredients you need onion ndash a neutral tasting onion such as white or yellow is best long grain brown rice ndash use white long grain rice if preferred simply cook the white rice for 15 to 20 minutes instead of 40 vegetable broth ndash the broth will soak into the rice as it cooks on the stovetop giving it a more savory flavor salsa ndash feel free to use your favorite kind of hellip.

Homemade spanish rice is the perfect compliment to taco tuesday or any night of the week we love to serve it with the best crockpot chicken tacos recipe yum this recipe for easy mexican rice recipe freezes really well so it rsquo s perfect for busy nights it is also great served with easy baked enchilada chicken so good.

Spain is known for having some great rice dishes like the popular paella however spain has a ton of other rice dishes like this creamy spanish rice with chickpeas vegetables this is a very unknown dish outside of spain in fact most spaniards have never even heard of it as it acute s an old regional recipe from murcia.

Cook rsquo s note if you are using boil in the bag rice you will need 2 bags of rice for this recipe 2 cups of dry rice will make 4 cups prepared to reheat put a cup or so of rice into a microwaveable safe bowl sprinkle with about a tbsp of water or chicken broth cover with paper towel and heat for about 1 minute stir to make sure it is evenly warmed through.

This spanish rice calls for fresh tomatoes onions and bell pepper but it rsquo s really not a lot of work if you rsquo re used to making it weekly as i do like my red enchiladas recipe it rsquo s surprisingly easy to cook once you get the hang of it 3 this spanish rice is a family staple.

To make spanish rice from leftover steamed rice is quite easy all i do is saute onions and garlic in a little oil and then add some tomato paste cumin coriander smoked paprika and chicken broth.

Maria this is the best spanish rice recipe ever now a family favorite it is so easy flavorful i don rsquo t change a thing i agree 100 have never cared for restaurant rice without tons of salsa hot sauce thank you so much for sharing this recipe.

What rice should i use to make instant pot spanish rice this recipe works best with a long grain white rice i often use a basmati rice and it turns out perfectly each time while a short grain rice will work for the stovetop version the instant pot does not cook short grain rice well at all ever no matter what you do.

Add rice chicken broth juice from 1 2 of the lemon and remaining seasoning mix and stir to combine return chicken to the pan on top of the rice cover and cook for 20 25 minutes until liquid is absorbed rice is tender and chicken is cooked through.

Rice my favorite rice is basmati rice or jasmine rice even though its not typical for spanish rice but i love that it cooks so fast you can use any other white rice or brown rice simply adjust the cooking time and add more vegetable broth and salsa beans you can also use cooked pinto beans or black beans tips read the blog post for more helpful tips and hellip.

This classic spanish dish is a total flavor fiesta both kids and adults will love plus it makes for some of the best leftovers truly we rsquo re enjoying it on repeat over here with zero complaints i love topping spanish beans and rice with parsley oil which is a simple mix of fresh parsley lemon juice and olive oil.

I used white rice in this dish which takes about 20 minutes to cook so i added the chorizo after the rice had been simmering for 10 minutes if you use brown rice you may want to let the rice and veggies simmer for about 30 minutes before adding the chorizo and letting it all cook together for the last 10 minutes.

More delicious spanish desserts if you love this traditional arroz con leche recipe you must try these other classic spanish desserts flan one of the most popular spanish desserts this creamy traditional flan recipe is a family favorite crema catalana similar to a creme brulee crema catalana is a delicious custard with burnt sugar on top basque hellip.

65 best rice recipes for dinner nicole doster updated may 10 2018 looking for an easy rice recipe weve got it whether youre looking for spanish rice rice pilaf or a cozy rice soup weve rounded up dozens of recipes that put this grain to hellip.

Because it is short grain this rice is stickier and more difficult to cook without clumping but it provides a chewy texture that is perfect for frying mexican rice last but not the least this is a spanish rice variety that is also known as red rice and makes for a great addition to other ingredients.

The best leftover chicken rice recipes on yummly chicken rice creamy italian chicken rice bowl creamy leftover chicken rice casserole spanish chicken curry with rice kattymalan frozen peas chicken garlic tomato onion fresh cilantro dried oregano and 9 more thai chicken stir fry with coconut rice mccormick.