If you are a true foodie, you would definitely know how savoury and delicious Mexican foods are. They are unique with their secret sauce and complex and have a hint of Spanish taste in most of their cuisines. Mexican food is considered healthy due to Mexican people's dietary habits and agricultural practices.

Out of a wide range of food items and cuisines, Mexican rice is the most popular worldwide. They are not just tasty but are considered to be nutritious.

How to make Mexican Style Rice?

Here is a simple step by step guide to making perfect Mexican rice:

  • Heat up one-fourth cup of canola oil.
  • Add one tablespoon of onion powder and garlic powder to it on medium to low flame.
  • Add uncooked white rice to the seasoned oil and stir for 3-4 minutes until the rice gets golden.
  • Now add water and tomato sauce, bring the mixture to boil, and cover up the pot. Let the mixture simmer until the rice is tender and fully cooked. It might take up to 15min only.

This simple recipe will help you get the authentic taste of Mexican rice. You can also include sautéed onion, garlic or jalapeno to enhance its flavour and bring variation.

Make Mexican Rice Flavorsome with Marina's Tomato Sauce:

Tomato sauce plays a crucial role in developing the taste of Mexican rice; if that is perfect, your rice is going to be beyond perfect. Marina's Italian style tomato sauce. Made from herbs and authentic spices, Marina's tomato sauce can bring authentic taste to the dishes you crave. Its unique taste is hard to be replicated by the big retail companies because love is the main ingredient that makes it worth the purchase.

It is particularly made to bring out the best taste in foods like pasta, spaghetti, rice, chicken margination etc. Marina's tomato sauce is a perfect, delicious and economical product and must be on your grocery list. Feed your family an authentic and homemade tomato sauce that is made to satisfy all your savoury cravings. The best part is that it is gluten-free!

What Sider do you need?

Grilled and roasted vegetables are the best-known siders to be used with Mexican rice. They can help you get a different and unique taste when coupled with Mexica rice. There are plenty of options that you can consider adding as Sider, for example, diced carrots, corns, peas, onions or any other you like.

Mexican grilled vegies are taste amazing. They are healthy, and you can prepare this Sider within minutes. Besides, if there are any leftovers, you can use them the next in any other meal. You can use grilled vegies with any food item you like; you won't be disappointed at all. Roasting or grilling the vegetables bring out their best taste.


If you haven't tried making Mexican rice until now, you might not want to miss out on this fantastic dish. They are healthy and flavoursome, coupled with Marina's tomato sauce, and they give you the perfect pleasure for your taste buds. Make sure to give this recipe a try and bring delight to your family meal.