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Arroz Navideño

Yields6 Servings

 1 tbsp unsalted butter
 4 tbsp canola oil
 1 white onion, chopped
 1 each of red, yellow and green bell pepper, chopped
 3 cups extra-long-grain rice
 1 ½ cups cola
 2 ½ cups water
 salt to taste
 ½ cup raisins
 ½ cup walnuts, chopped
 ½ cup ham, diced

Grab a large pot. On medium heat, melt the butter in the pot. Add canola oil. Sauté onion and half of the chopped peppers for 2-3 minutes.


Add rice. Sauté for another 1-2 minutes.


Add cola and water. Then add salt to taste. Once you do that, raise heat to high and bring everything to a boil.


Once it’s boiling, cover pot and reduce heat to medium low. Let it simmer for another 10-15 minutes. When the rice is cooked, remove the pot from heat.


Mix in walnuts, raisins and ham. Garnish with remaining chopped peppers and enjoy!

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