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Recipe: Spicy Rice

Pacific Islands, Philippines
30 minutes


This makes a great side dish with a little flavor!

Materials & Procedures


  1. 2-3 medium tomatoes, diced
  2. 1 large red or white onion, diced
  3. 1-2 minced sili (or any hot pepper available, depending on your personal spice meter)
  4. 2-3 garlic cloves, minced
  5. Dash of salt
  6. Dash of cayenne pepper or chili powder


  1. Dice and mince all ingredients and add to whatever amount of rice you desire, with water.
  2. Put in rice cooker, press the start button, and let it works its magic.

About the Author

Edmund Villasis

Edmund served as a Peace Corps Training Coordinator in the Philippines.

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