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cilantro lime rice

Easiest Cilantro Lime Rice

A fresh take on a pantry staple ingredient we all love. The fresh herbs and lime really bring this simple dish to a whole new level.
Prep Time 2 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 2 Cups


  • 2 Cups Cooked Rice
  • 1 Tablespoon Butter or ghee
  • 1 Handful finely chopped cilantro
  • 1 Juice from fresh squeezed lime Can add the zest as well


  • Finely chop cilantro. Add all ingredients to rice, with generous amounts of salt and pepper. If rice is not warm, melt butter first.
  • Serve. Great as a side dish or base of a bowl. Can add some chicken and veggies and make it a complete meal!
Keyword cilantro, lime, pantry staple, rice