Copycat Chipotle Cilantro Lime White Rice
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Copycat recipe for Chipotle's cilantro-lime white rice
Recipe type: Rice
Cuisine: Mexican
Serves: 3 cups
  • 1 cup white basmati rice
  • 4 cups water
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1 bay leaf
  • ¼ cup fresh cilantro, finely chopped
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • Juice of ½ lemon
  1. Bring 4 cups of water to a boil in a large pot over high heat.
  2. Add the rice, salt and bay leaf.
  3. Stir, and return to a boil. Cook uncovered for 12 minutes.
  4. Drain the rice, and rinse with warm water.
  5. Stir in cilantro, lime, and lemon juice.
Recipe by Ally's Cooking at