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Easy Authentic Mexican Rice Recipe

  • Make Ortega's Authentic Mexican Rice with Ortega Taco Seasoning Mix, Fire Roasted Diced Green Chilies, rice and some seasonal ingredients.



  1. Rinse the rice in a mesh strainer until water draining is clear.
  2. In a medium sized pot, heat the oil over high heat.
  3. Add the onion, bell pepper, garlic, and chiles. Saute for 5-8 minutes.
  4. Add the rice and cook for 3 minutes.
    Add taco seasoning, tomato sauce, and chicken stock and cover.
  5. Bring to a boil and then reduce to low heat. Cook for 25-30 minutes, until rice is cooked.
  6. Remove the cover and let rest for 2 minutes, fluff with a fork before serving.