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Easy Cilantro Lime Rice
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins

The perfect balance of soft warm rice, citrusy tangy lime, fresh herbs and salty seasonings. Goes well as any side or add in for a delicious mexican dinner night. 

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: lime rice, rice side
Servings: 12 people
Calories: 155 kcal
Author: Desarae
  • 2 cups rice
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 tbsp cilantro chopped
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 limes juiced
  • 1 tsp sea salt add more if desired
  1. In pressure cooker add water and rice. Cook on rice setting until done.

  2. Remove rice into large bowl, add oil, lime juice, chopped cilantro, and salt. toss while hot until well combined. Serve immediately. 

Nutrition Facts
Easy Cilantro Lime Rice
Amount Per Serving
Calories 155 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Sodium 197mg9%
Potassium 46mg1%
Carbohydrates 25g8%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 10IU0%
Vitamin C 3.2mg4%
Calcium 14mg1%
Iron 0.3mg2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.