Cilantro Lime Rice (chipotle Copycat) Recipe

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Cilantro Lime Rice (chipotle Copycat)
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  1. 1 In a 2-quart heavy saucepan, butter over low heat, stirring occasionally until melted.
  2. Add rice and juice from 1 of the limes (save the other half for after rice is cooked, stir for 1 minute
  3. Add water and salt, bring to a full rolling boil.
  4. Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 20 minutes (or according to package directions).
  5. When rice is cooked, stir in cilantro and juice from the remaining half of a lime. Cover and let stand for 5 minutes.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 119.57 Kcal (501 kJ)
Calories from fat 13.96 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 1.55g 2%
Cholesterol 2.54mg 1%
Sodium 584.46mg 24%
Potassium 47.71mg 1%
Total Carbs 26.43g 9%
Sugars 0.5g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1.35g 5%
Protein 2.04g 4%
Vitamin C 7.3mg 12%
Iron 23.9mg 133%
Calcium 20.9mg 2%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 58.14 Kcal (243 kJ)
Calories from fat 6.79 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0.75g 2%
Cholesterol 1.24mg 1%
Sodium 284.21mg 24%
Potassium 23.2mg 1%
Total Carbs 12.85g 9%
Sugars 0.25g 2%
Dietary Fiber 0.66g 5%
Protein 0.99g 4%
Vitamin C 3.6mg 12%
Iron 11.6mg 133%
Calcium 10.2mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 2.3
  • 3

Good Points

  • low fat,
  • saturated fat free,
  • cholesterol free,
  • sugar free

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium

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