If you’re trying to stretch your food dollar, there are few ingredients that will serve you better than white rice. White rice is cheap, filling and delicious.
This creamy chicken and rice casserole is the perfect comfort food. Chicken, rice and vegetables are combined with a creamy sauce, topped with buttery, crunchy breadcrumbs and baked until golden and bubbly. It’s an easy, affordable dish that’s great for Sunday dinner.
This Spanish rice with chicken and sausage is a stick-to-your-ribs kind of dinner. It’s not fancy but it sure is good. Chicken thighs and andouille sausage are cooked with onions, lots of garlic and a combination of spices. The rice is cooked in the same pot, we even add a beer, arroz con pollo-style, to steam the rice.
This special fried rice recipe is so quick and easy to make that you can drop the take out menu. The rice is loaded with delicious ingredients: chicken, ham, shrimp, onions, and bean sprouts making it a satisfying meal. We keep the spices simple, a bit of ginger and garlic, and of course, soy sauce. That’s it, really easy.
If you are looking for a nice rice side dish, this mushroom rice pilaf is just the thing. Long grain white rice, wild rice and sautéed mushrooms combine to make a delicious side dish. Pair this rice pilaf with chicken, fish, or pork chops, add a side of steamed veggies and you’ll have a wonderful meal worthy of a special occasion.
This Bacon and Eggs Fried Rice is quick, easy and affordable, perfect for busy weeknights or cheap eats when money is a little tight. You probably have most of what you need in your pantry and fridge already. Dig deep, I’m sure there’s a bottle of soy sauce in there, and that carton of eggs is probably going to expire soon. Use up the rest of the bacon, make some white rice and dinner is done.