You and your family will love this all in one seasoning for authentic Mexican rice. Saute rice in a skillet until it is golden brown, then add water and simmer. This complete mix contains dried tomatoes, there is no need to buy a can of tomato paste. You can use chicken broth instead of water for extra flavor! It will make a great side dish. Spanish or Mexican style rice is popular all over the American southwest. In Mexico it is called arroz rojo, which means "red rice".