Making yellow rice at home is really as simple as making white rice. This yellow rice gets its beautiful color from good-for-you turmeric.
like Better than Bouillon chicken base (or use your favorite brand)
Minced Dehydrated Onion
for garnish if desired
Bring the water to a boil in a medium saucepan.
Add the chicken base, minced dehydrated onion and turmeric. Stir well until the bouillon is dissolved and the ingredients are combined.
Add the rice to the saucepan, lower the heat to medium and stir well.
Continue simmering the rice, uncovered, until most of the water has cooked out. The rice should be visible on the surface, about 10-12 minutes.
Give the rice another quick stir, lower the heat to low and cover.
Cook the yellow rice for about 25 minutes, or until done.
Fluff the rice with a fork and serve.
It’s easy to make this dish vegetarian. Replace the chicken base with a vegetable base, Better than Bouillon makes a vegetable base too, as do other brands.