Tomato Rice With Basil

Total Time
35mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
20 mins

Quick and simple, this is nice with any fried meat or fish. Serve something green like salad, green beans or peas alongside for a nice contrast of colors. NOTE: Edited version for improved rice-water-ratio.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Heat oil, fry garlic until fragant but don't let it brown; Add tomates, stir until hot.
  2. Add rice, basil, salt,(sugar, red pepper) and water; Bring to a boil, reduce heat to minimum and cook covered until done, 18-20 minutes.
  3. Add black pepper and a little more fresh chopped basil if you like and serve garnished with some basil leaves.