Combine all ingredients except the rice in a heavy large skillet. Bring to a boil. Cover and simmer for 10 minutes. Stir in rice. Replace lid and simmer 20 minutes or until rice is tender. Adjust seasonings, if necessary.
Serve with Lettuce Wedges with 1000 Island Dressing, Corn Muffins, Lemon Ice Box Pie.
Makes 2 servings.
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Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana