Portuguese Rice Recipe

Portuguese Rice Recipe
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Portuguese Rice is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Portuguese Rice by following this simple & easy recipe.
Portuguese Rice Recipe
Preparation Time 10 Minutes
Cooking Time 25 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Recipe Type Veg.
Serves 2
  • 1 cup long-grain Rice
  • 1 Green Pepper (diced)
  • 2-3 large Tomatoes (peeled and diced)
  • 1 medium Onion (thinly sliced)
  • 1½ cups Water
  • Salt and Pepper (to taste)
  • ¾ tbsp Olive Oil
How to make Portuguese Rice:
  • Heat olive oil in a frying pan and saute onions.
  • Add green pepper and cook for another 5 minutes.
  • Add tomatoes and cook for additional 10 minutes.
  • Stir in in rice and stir 2-3 times.
  • Pour water and flavor with salt and pepper. Cover and cook on low heat until rice turns tender and water is absorbed.
  • Remove from heat and leave undisturbed for 5-8 minutes.
  • Serve warm.