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Cheesy Rice

Spanish cheesy rice that tastes yum.



  1. In a medium sauce pan, bring to a boil salsa and chicken broth.
  2. Add cheese (like Velveeta) and the 2 cups of rice.
  3. Turn off heat and cover for 10 minutes.
  4. Serve.
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filling and flavorful
25 Jul 09 by member: jhoward96


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Nutrition summary:

There are 250 calories in 1 serving of Cheesy Rice.
Calorie break-down: 18% fat, 69% carbs, 13% protein.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size: 1 serving
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 46
Calories 250
% Daily Values*
Total Fat 5.07g 8%
  Saturated Fat 2.967g 15%
  Polyunsaturated Fat 0.318g  
  Monounsaturated Fat 1.51g  
Cholesterol 13mg 4%
Sodium 213mg 9%
Potassium 206mg  
Total Carbohydrate 42.51g 14%
  Dietary Fiber 1.9g 8%
  Sugars 1.13g  
Protein 8.03g  
Vitamin A 37% Vitamin C 8%
Calcium 80% Iron 108%
of RDI*
(250 calories)
12% of RDI
Calorie Breakdown:
Carbohydrate (69%)
Fat (18%)
Protein (13%)
* Based on a RDI of 2000 calories