Mama Lupe’s Rice
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Mama Lupe's Rice
Mama Lupe's Rice
2 tbsp. oil
1 cup uncooked rice
2 tomatoes quartered
1 cup white onion coarsely chopped
1 large clove garlic
2 cups water
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. ground cumin
Prep time: 10 minutes, Cook time: 40 to 45 minutes

Heat oil in a large saucepan over medium-high heat until hot; add rice and cook, stirring constantly, until rice is golden. Place tomatoes, onion and garlic in a blender; puree until smooth and stir into rice with remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer, uncovered stirring occasionally for 30 to 35 minutes or until rice is done.

Makes 6 to 8 side dish servings.
Nutritional Information:
(based on 7): 150 calories, 3 g protein, 4 g total fat (.5 g sat., 0 g trans), 27 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 2 g sugar, 0 mg cholesterol, 340 mg sodium, 3 points