Lime Thyme Rice

Simple side dish for chicken or fish.

Lime Thyme Rice

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 3 servings


  • 3/4 cup long grain rice
  • 1 1/2 cups chicken broth
  • 1/2 tsp. lime zest
  • 1 tbsp. butter
  • 2 tbsp. fresh thyme chopped finely or 1 tbsp. dry


  1. Bring the chicken broth to a boil in a medium sized sauce pan.  Add the rice, stir and reduce heat.  Simmer for 20 minutes or until all the broth is absorbed.

  2. Remove from heat and stir in the butter.  Add lime zest and thyme.  Stir and serve warm.

Recipe Notes

Did you know:  Rice is gluten free, has barely any fat, and no sodium or cholesterol.  I guess that's why it's still around after 8000 plus years.



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