Sofrito recipe – Gluten Free Caribbean rice

Sofrito recipe rice

Sofrito recipe

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Sofrito Rice - Gluten Free Caribbean Recipe
Recipe type: Side Dish
  • 1 Tbsp vegetable oil
  • ¾ cup finely chopped onion
  • ½ cup finely chopped green bell pepper and/or chile or aji pepper
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ cup NAKANO Natural Rice Vinegar
  • 1 cup long grain white rice
  • 1 cup diced fresh tomato
  • 2 Tbsp chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 tsp dried thyme
  • 1 can (14 oz) chicken broth
  1. Heat oil in 10 to 12 inch skillet.
  2. Add onion, pepper, garlic and salt.
  3. Saute over medium-high heat 4-5 minutes.
  4. Stir in rice vinegar.
  5. Cook 2-3 minutes more until vinegar is absorbed
  6. Stir in rice, tomatoes, cilantro and thyme.
  7. Add chicken broth and bring to boil.
  8. Cover, reduce heat to low, and simmer 20 minutes or until iiquid is absorbed and rice is tender.
  9. Stir and serve.

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  1. This looks tasty!

  2. I am always looking for a new rice recipe to spice things up.  This looks delicious!

  3. Sounds yummy. I am always looking for new ways to make rice.

  4. how fun is that?

  5. This looks delicious and I bet it smells wonderful!

  6. This dish looks really good. I would make it a meal by adding a bit of grilled chicken breast. One thing I do like in rice dishes is chopped cashews for the taste and texture.

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