Puerto Rican Steamed Rice

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This basic Puerto Rican version of steamed rice goes well with Carne Guisada and Habichuelas Guisada.

INGREDIENTS (for 8 servings):


  • Heat oil in saucepan over medium-high heat. Stir in water and salt. Bring to a heavy boil. Add rice, and cook until the water has just about cooked out; stir. Reduce heat to medium-low. Cover, and cook for 20 to 25 minutes. Stir again, and serve. Rice may be a little sticky and may stick to bottom of pot.