Cuttlefish with rice

  • Servings : 4
  • Prep Time : 10m
  • Cook Time : 1:10 h
  • Ready In : 1:25 h
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Want to prepare a fish recipe for your kids? This cuttlefish recipe with rice is simple, has excellent presentation, is quite tasty and your kids will love it.

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  • 1 kg (2 1/4 pounds) cuttlefish
  • 250 grams (1 1/4 cups) rice
  • 3 cloves of garlic
  • 2 medium onions
  • 3 medium ripe tomatoes
  • 50 ml (1/4 cup) olive oil
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • Coriander (to taste)
  • 1 bay leaf
  • Salt (to taste)


    Step 1

    1. Wash the cuttlefish and cut them into pieces.

    Step 2

    1. In a saucepan, place the olive oil, the cuttlefish, the peeled tomatoes cut into pieces, the chopped onion, the chopped garlic and the bay leaf. Season with a little pepper and salt, stir, cover the pan with a lid and cook over low heat for about one hour, stirring occasionally.

    Step 3

    1. Add the rice and season with a little more salt. Mix the rice in the cuttlefish and the sauce, pour the water (double the rice volume) and boil over medium-high heat. When starts boiling, reduce to low heat and cook for 10 to 12 minutes.

    Step 4

    1. Turn off the heat, sprinkle with chopped coriander and serve.

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Cuttlefish with rice

Nutrition facts per serving (4 servings)

Calories: 492

Total Fat: 13 g(20%)

Saturated Fat: 2 g(9%)

Cholesterol: 0 mg(0%)

Sodium: 954 mg(40%)

Total Carbohydrate: 87 g(29%)

Protein: 7.5 g

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