Avocado Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe

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Dana February 10, 2021

How To Make Avocado Cilantro Lime Rice

Skip plain old rice and go for this Mexican-inspired lime rice recipe. This vibrantly green dish has creamy avocados & brightly-flavored coriander as well.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking:
Total: 10 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • cupsbrown,cooked, preferably day old
  • 2mediumripe avocados,(11 oz), before peeling and coring
  • 2tbspfresh lime juice
  • ¼cupcilantro,chopped
  • ¼tspground cumin,heaping
  • 1smallgarlic,clove, minced, optional
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper,to taste

Instructions

  1. Mash avocados in a large mixing bowl. Stir in lime juice, cilantro, cumin and garlic, then season with salt and pepper to taste.

  2. Stir in warm cooked rice and serve warm.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 85.50kcal
  • Fat: 7.40g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.07g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 4.94g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.92g
  • Carbohydrates: 5.51g
  • Fiber: 3.49g
  • Sugar: 0.43g
  • Protein: 1.20g
  • Sodium: 132.75mg
  • Calcium: 12.42mg
  • Potassium: 263.31mg
  • Iron: 0.39mg
  • Vitamin A: 5.37µg
  • Vitamin C: 7.02mg
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