Tag: rice

Coconut-Lime Rice Pudding

Coconut-Lime Rice Pudding   Ingredients: 1/3 cup white basmati rice 14 oz can coconut milk (not cream of coconut) 1 1/2 cups milk 1/3 cup sugar 2 teaspoons lime zest* 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 lime, quartered (optional) Directions: In a small bowl soak rice in about 2/3 cup of cold […]

Spicy Chicken Soup with Rice and Beans

Spicy Chicken Soup with Rice and BeansIngredients: 4 cups chicken broth10 oz canned tomatoes with chiles1/4 cup white rice15 oz canned black beans1 cup corn kernels1 cup cooked, cubed chicken breast2 tablespoons salsa1/4 cup fresh parsley1/4 cup cherry tomatoes, halved1 teaspoon cayenne1 teaspoon chile powder Directions:In a large pot, bring […]

Chicken Soup with Kale and Rice

Chicken Soup with Kale and Rice Ingredients:1 3-4 lb whole chicken4 celery stalks and greens, chopped4 carrots, chopped1 bunch fresh parsley1 bunch sage2 cups onions, quartered2 cloves garlic1 bunch kale, chopped1 gallon chicken brothsaltfreshly ground pepper rice (Uncle Ben’s Converted works best)water or broth for rice Directions: Cut chicken in […]

Rice, Beans and Peas

Ingredients: 1 teaspoon butter OR oil1 1/2 cups basmati rice15 oz canned red runner beans OR kidney beans1 cup peas1 medium onion, chopped1 teaspoon cumin seeds1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes1/2 teaspoon Texas-style chili powdersaltfresh black pepper Directions: In a medium sauce pan, bring 2 1/2 cups of water to […]

Okra with Tomato, Rice and Black Beans

Ingredients: 1 cup jasmine rice1 1/2 cups water or broth1/2 cup frozen okra2 green onions, chopped and seperated10 oz Ro-tel tomatoes and chiles15 oz canned black beansfrozen or fresh shrimp, peeled (optional) Directions: In a large pot, bring water, rice and the white part of the onion to boil. Reduce […]

Turkey Gumbo

6 quarts turkey stock 1 cup flour 1 cup oil 1 pound leftover turkey meat, in bite-sized pieces 1 pound andouille sausage 2 pounds shrimp (we used frozen) 2 pounds okra, chopped (frozen okay) 2 onions, chopped 1 bunch green onions with tops, chopped 2 bell peppers, chopped 5 ribs […]

Risotto with Porcini Mushrooms

Ingredients: 5 cups beef broth 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoons finely chopped onion 2 cups arborio rice 1 ounce dried porcini mushrooms (reconstitute in 2 cups of water for 1/2 hour, reserve water) 1/3 cup grated parmigiano-reggiano cheese salt pepper Directions: Bring broth to a slow […]