I adore Mexican Food. Tacos are my love language. And when I make my Pulled Pork Tacos, Lime Garlic Chicken Tacos or Caramelized Veggie Quesadillas my go-to side dish is Cilantro Lime Rice!
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Cilantro Lime Rice: So Incredibly Easy!

Just cook to package instructions and then add chopped cilantro, lime juice and sea salt!

Cilantro Lime Rice
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
25 mins

An easy Mexican side dish made in the time it takes to cook rice!

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: cilantro lime rice, easy side dish recipe, mxican food
Servings: 4 servings
  • 1 cup white rice cooked to package instructions
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro
  • zest and juice one lime
  1. cooked rice to package instructions (definitely use salted water)

  2. when rice is done cooking, add zest, juice and cilantro, stir and serve



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