Monday, 13 July 2009

Arroz Verde ( Mexican green rice)


ARROZ VERDE

Ingredients:
4 cups rice,
1/2 cup spinach,
1/2 cup cilantro leaves,
2 cups of chicken stock,
1 cup of water
1 jalapeno chilli,
1 green tomato / red,
2 tbsp olive oil,
1 big chopped onion,
1 clove garlic- chopped and
salt to taste

Method:
Wash and soak the rice for 15-20 minutes. In a blender put the chopped spinach, cilantro leaves, tomato and jalapeno chilli and blend it with some chicken stock, to make a smooth paste.
In a pan, heat the oil, and add chopped onion and chopped garlic and fry for 5-7 mins. Now drain the water from the rice and add to the pan. Fry till the rice changes its colour. Now add the pureed mixture to the rice and mix well, add the remaining chicken stock and water, add salt and bring it to boil. Cook till 80-90% is done. Now reduce the heat and close the lid and let it get cooked for 5- 10 minutes. Garnish with chopped parsley. Serve hot with any Mexican curry.


This recipes goes to Jenny's Monthly mingle: Mexican Fiesta. started by Meeta K .



12 comments:

Viki's Kitchen said...

Mexican green rice looks so delicious. Love thaat cute vegetable rose carving too:)
Nice recipe.

Faiza Ali said...

Thanks viki :-) for dropping by on my blog and for appreciating it .

sangi said...

Never tried this rce...looks soo delicious n colorful...tnx for sharing such a healthy rce...

Faiza Ali said...

Thanks sangi for dropping by on my blog. I tried Mexican cuisine for first time. And the rice was very tasty coz it is cooked in chicken broth.

Yasmeen said...

Healthy green rice.You've tasty collection of recipes,Faiza :D

Faiza Ali said...

Thank you Yasmeen :-)

Joanne said...

I love green rice. All that cilantro is awesome!

Faiza Ali said...

Thanks Joanne :)

Anonymous said...

travel maui http://livetravel.in/disneyland/visit-disneyland amalfi coast tour and travel
[url=http://livetravel.in/tour/backstreet-boys-tour]travel vacations adria[/url] travel crm [url=http://livetravel.in/disneyland/lucky-disneyland-dinosaur]lucky disneyland dinosaur[/url]
picasso travel http://livetravel.in/cruise/lake-james-dinner-cruise
[url=http://livetravel.in/lufthansa/boeing-vip-interior]compact travel trailers[/url] travel insurances [url=http://livetravel.in/flight/sludge-flight-ultra]sludge flight ultra[/url]
alexandria travel http://livetravel.in/car-rental/puertovallarta-car-rental
[url=http://livetravel.in/expedia/expedia-car-rental]travel and st thomas[/url] travel agents salary [url=http://livetravel.in/inn/hampton-inn-valdosta-ga]hampton inn valdosta ga[/url] air travel deals to cork [url=http://livetravel.in/cruises/boats-cruises-in-france]boats cruises in france[/url]
cheap insurance online travel [url=http://livetravel.in/plane-tickets/super-cheap-plane-tickets]super cheap plane tickets[/url]
travel bag gym bag http://livetravel.in/airport/nearest-airport-to-lompoc
[url=http://livetravel.in/hotel/st-george-hotel-strip-club]personal travel[/url] travel motel discount coupon [url=http://livetravel.in/hotel/vasco-da-gama-hotel-soccer-vacation]vasco da gama hotel soccer vacation[/url]
[url=http://livetravel.in/airlines/airlines-san-diego]airlines san diego[/url] museum travel trunks science [url=http://livetravel.in/cruises/small-ship-cruises-africa]small ship cruises africa[/url] greenland travel and tourism [url=http://livetravel.in/tourist/french-lick-information-tourist]french lick information tourist[/url]
nfn foreign travel supplement [url=http://livetravel.in/airline/cheap-airline-tickets-to-scotland]cheap airline tickets to scotland[/url]

Khaddy said...

pleeese post more mexican cuisine recipes

Anonymous said...

Pretty cool site you've got here. Thanx for it. I like such themes and everything that is connected to them. I would like to read a bit more soon.

Bella Kuree

Anonymous said...

It was very interesting for me to read the post. Thank you for it. I like such topics and everything that is connected to them. I definitely want to read a bit more on that blog soon.

Anete Hakkinen
escorts in roma

LinkWithin

Related Posts with Thumbnails