Tag: rice

Mexican Rice
Side Dishes

Mexican Rice

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups long grain white rice 1/4 cup oil (vegetable or canola oil) 1 teaspoon garlic , minced 1/4 medium onion , finely diced 1/4 cup tomato sauce , or 2 pureed tomatoes 2 teaspoons tomato bouillon granulated, or cubes (chopped) (can be found in the Mexican food aisle at Walmart or your local grocery store) 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 carrot , diced 1/2 cup peas (frozen or fresh) 3 cups water 1-3 whole serrano peppers , optional Directions: Rinse the rice […]

Main Dish

Korean Ground Beef and Rice Bowls

Ingredients: 1 pound lean ground beef (90% lean) 3 garlic cloves, minced ¼ cup packed brown sugar ¼ cup reduced-sodium soy sauce 2 teaspoons sesame oil ¼ teaspoon ground ginger ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes ¼ teaspoon pepper 2 cups hot cooked white or brown rice sliced green onions and sesame seeds for garnish […]

Slow Cooker

Rice Pudding

Ingredients: 3⁄4 cup long-grain white rice 2 cups milk 1 cup half and half 3⁄4 cup granulated sugar 3⁄4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 pinch salt 1⁄3 cup butter, melted whipped cream Directions:  In a colander, rinse rice thoroughly under cold water. Put in lightly greased slow cooker. I use a round, 3.5 to 4 qt […]

Side Dishes

Fried Rice

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2 cups instant rice 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 cup chicken broth 1 cup frozen vegetables 3 tablespoons soy sauce Directions: Heat oil in large skillet over medium heat.  Add instant rice and brown slightly (about 3 minutes).  Add eggs: scramble until cooked thoroughly. Add broth, vegetables and soy sauce […]



Ingredients 1 cup uncooked white rice 2 1/4 cups boiling water 1/4 to 1 cup of sugar 1 tsp vanilla 4 cups of cold water 2 sticks of cinnamon Directions Ground rice to a fine dust in a food processor or blender. In a medium-size bowl, pour boiling water over rice.  Add cinnamon sticks and […]

Main Dish

Dad’s Stuffed Bell Peppers

Ingredients 4 bell peppers, any color Salt 5 Tbsp extra-virgin olive oil 1 medium yellow onion, peeled and chopped 1 clove of garlic, peeled and chopped 1 lb of lean ground beef 1 1/2 cup of cooked rice 1 cup chopped tomatoes, fresh or canned (if using can, drain of excess liquid first) 1 tbsp […]


California Rolls

Rice: 6 cups of sushi rice 6.5 cups of water 2/3 cups of Rice Vinegar 4 Tbsp sugar 2 tsp salt Wash rice in cold water until it runs clear.  Drain and put into rice cooker.  While rice is cooking heat up the rice vinegar, sugar, and salt until dissolved.  Remove from heat.  When rice […]