Go Back Email Link
+ servings

THE BEST INSTANT POT MEXICAN RICE

Vicky
I have for you today, the most amazing, incredible, BEST Instant Pot Mexican Rice you’ll ever fix at home! Rice made conveniently in your Instant Pot!!
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 12 mins
Total Time 22 mins
Course Lunch, Side Dish
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 6

Equipment

  • Instant Pot

Ingredients
  

  • 2 cups Long Grain White Rice rinsed
  • 1/8-1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 heaping tsp minced garlic
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp Cajun Seasoning
  • 8 oz tomato sauce
  • 1 cube chicken bouillon
  • 4 cups water

Instructions
 

  • Place chicken bouillon cube in water;;heat on stovetop or microwave 4 minutes till hot. Set aside
  • Rinse Rice, drain as much water as possible
  • Using Saute function on IP, add veg oil; when hot, add rice
  • Cook rice until golden brown; stirring constantly
  • When rice is browned, add garlic and seasonings;cook for about 30 seconds, do not burn garlic
  • Add broth and tomato sauce, stir
  • Hit cancel to stop saute
  • Use Rice selection, select 12 minutes on timer; Hit Start button
  • When done, depressurize immediately and fluff with fork;
Keyword comfort food, mexican rice, rice
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!