Mexican Rice | GOYA

Main Dishes

Mexican Rice

Experiencing the vibrant flavors of Mexico is as easy as opening your pantry! Smooth and velvety GOYA® Tomato Sauce combines with premium-quality CANILLA® Extra-Long Grain Rice to create a famous Mexican side dish. Pair our authentic Mexican with your favorite entrée, like chiles rellenos, tacos and more for an unforgettable meal.

Serves 8

Prep time: 5 min.

Total time: 40 min.


1 tbsp. GOYA® Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

¼ onion, finely chopped (about 2/3 cup)

2 cups Canilla® Extra-Long Grain Rice

1 tsp. GOYA® Minced Garlic, or 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped

1 packet GOYA® Cubitos Chicken Bouillon, mixed with 3 cups water

1 can (8 oz.) GOYA® Tomato Sauce

¼ tsp. GOYA® Adobo All-Purpose Seasoning with Pepper

¼ cup frozen GOYA® Peas, thawed, or fresh peas


1. Heat oil in medium saucepot over medium-high heat. Add onions; cook until soft and translucent, about 5 minutes. Add rice and garlic. Cook, stirring frequently, until rice is coated in oil and garlic is fragrant, about 4 minutes more.
2. Add chicken bouillon mixture, tomato sauce and Adobo to pot, stir to combine. Bring rice mixture to boil; reduce heat to low. Simmer, covered, until water is absorbed, about 20 minutes, adding peas to pot after 15 minutes. Remove pot from heat. Let sit, covered, until rice is tender, about 5 minutes more.
3. Using fork, fluff rice. Serve immediately.

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