Green Rice
Green Rice

Green Rice

Ingredients

  • 1/2 oz (1/2 cup) cilantro
  • 1.5 oz (1 cup) spinach leaves
  • 1.25 cup chicken broth

  • 1 tbs olive oil
  • 3 tbs butter
  • 1.5 cup rice

  • 1/4 cup minced onion
  • 1 clove minced garlic

  • 1.25 cup milk

  • Monterrey jack cheese
  • lime juice
  • salt

Directions

  1. Puree broth, cilantro and spinach
  2. Saute rice in butter and olive oil until it begins to brown
  3. Add onion and garlic and cook until aromatic
  4. Add milk and spinach mixture then bring to a boil. Cover and simmer for 20 minutes until rice is fully cooked
  5. Add Monterrey jack cheese, lime juice, and salt to taste

Recipe in depth

Dope with Mexican food. Add black beans if you want. Maybe substitute Monterrey jack cheese for oaxaca cheese?