Southwestern Rice Pilaf

This show-stopping side blends the bold flavors of the Southwest with Zatarain’s® Rice Pilaf. Add just five ingredients to the long grain rice and orzo combo, plus water, to create a side worthy of any mouth.

Serves: 3
Serving Size: 1 cup
5 mins Prep time 25 mins Cook time
5 mins Prep time
25 mins Cook time
  • Mix water, Rice Mix, tomatoes, jalapeño pepper, chipotle chili powder and cumin in large skillet. Bring to boil on medium-high heat. Reduce heat to low. Cover.

  • Simmer 25 minutes or until rice is tender.

  • Remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes. Sprinkle with cilantro.

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 245Calories: 245Cholesterol: 0mg
  • Sodium: 1066mgProtein: 6g
  • Total Fat: 1gSaturated Fat: 0g
  • Fiber: 3gCarbohydrate: 53g