Copycat Brown Cilantro-Lime Rice


Chipotle's famous cilantro-lime rice made with nutritious brown rice! You'll love this easy copycat version.

Chipotle Copycat Brown Cilantro-Lime Rice
Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
55 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs
16 servings


  • 2 cup long-grain brown rice

  • 1 bay leaf

  • 1 teaspoon rice bran oil, optional

  • 2 tablespoon finely chopped cilantro

  • 2 tablespoon fresh lime juice

  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice

  • Salt


  1. Bring 4 cups water to a boil in a large pot. Add rice, bay leaf, and oil if using.

  2. Reduce heat to low, cover, and cook for 45 minutes.

  3. Remove bay leaf. Stir in cilantro, lime juice, and lemon juice. Season to taste with salt.

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