cup chopped onion
cup chopped green pepper
Tbsp cooking oil
cup uncooked long grain rice, or
Organic Harvest Medley Rice is a good, optional
cup tomatoes with green chilies (small can chilies-for more spice, opt)
tsp. ground turmeric
tsp. ground cumin
tsp. garlic powder
1¾ to 2
cups water (depends on the rice that is used.
2 to 3
Tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro, optional
In a skillet, saute onion and green pepper in oil for about 2 min. Add rice and stir until coated with oil. Add tomatoes, turmeric, cumin, salt, garlic powder and water; bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, about 20 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Add cilantro if desired.