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2 cups basmati rice, rinsed and soaked

2 bay leaves

1 to 2 tsp salt (to taste)

1 tbs oil

3 tbs lime juice (to taste) 4 tbs chopped cilantro


1 Place approximately 8 cups of water in a pot to a boil. Add rice, bay leaf, and salt and stir gently

2 Boil uncovered for 10 to 12 min until rice is cooked al dente

3 Remove the bay leaf and rinse the water with cold water

4 Heat oil and add rice

5 Stir in cilantro and lime juice and enjoy as a part of a burrito bowl, burrito, or on its own – it’s delicious every single way!

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