Hearty Spanish Rice

Hearty Spanish Rice

Cooking the rice in oil along with the garlic adds a subtle toasted flavor to the dish.
  • 40 mins

    Cooking Time

  • Difficulty

  • 15 mins

    Prep Time

  • 8 People


  • 1 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups regular rice or converted
  • 2 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 1 Tbsp. Knorr® Chicken flavor Bouillon
  • 3 1/2 cups warm water
  • 1 jar (1 lb. 8 oz.) pasta sauce
  • 2 cups frozen whole kernel corn
  • 2 tsp. chili powder
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro

  1. Heat oil in 3-quart saucepan over medium heat and cook onion, stirring occasionally, 3 minutes.

  2. Add rice and garlic and continue cooking, stirring frequently, 1 minute. Stir in Bouillon and water. Bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to low and simmer covered 15 minutes.

  3. Stir in sauce, corn and chili powder. Return to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to low and simmer covered, stirring occasionally, 10 minutes or until rice is tender. Stir in cilantro and let stand covered 10 minutes before serving. Garnish, if desired, with additional chopped fresh cilantro leaves.

  1. Amount per Serving
Nutritional values Amount per Serving
Energy (g) 250.0
Calcium (g) 4.0 %
Carbohydrates (g) 49.0 g
Cholesterol (g) 0.0 mg
Fat (g) 4.5 g
Fiber (g) 4.0 g
Iron (g) 15.0 %
Protein (g) 6.0 g
Saturated Fat (g) 0.5 g
Sodium (g) 700.0 mg
Sugars (g) 7.0 g
Trans Fat (g) 0.0 g

Hints & Tips

Cost per recipe*: $5.59

Cost per serving*: $0.70

*Based on average retail prices at national supermarkets. 

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