July 06, 2019 · Written by Foodtolive Team

Zesty Cilantro Lime Basmati Rice

Elevate your rice game with this Zesty Cilantro Lime Basmati Rice, perfectly paired with the sweetness of corn. A burst of fresh flavors in every bite!

Prep Time: 10 min | Cook Time: 20 min | Total Time: 30 min | Servings: 6


cilantro lime basmati rice recipe and nutrition


  1. In a saucepan, bring water to a boil. If you’re using basmati rice, add it to the boiling water and reduce to a simmer. Cook covered for 20 min or until the water is absorbed.
  2. Once the rice is cooked, add the remaining ingredients and gently fluff everything together using a fork. Season with salt, black pepper, and cumin to your taste.
  3. Serve your flavorful Cilantro Lime Rice while it’s still warm. Enjoy!

This recipe adapted from My Body My Kitchen