From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
These easy sides are perfect for any occassion.
And why you should too!
It all depends on which nutrients you're looking at.
Hot Tips From Food Network Kitchens' Katherine Alford: One of our favorite new supermarket finds is frozen brown rice.
I was never a rice pudding fan until a few years ago when my middle daughter starting requesting it daily. Since then I’ve been experimenting with a few variations of this classic to help lighten up the creamy calories while still maintaining its delicious flavor.
Make extra rice on purpose and use up the leftovers all week. Whether it’s regular or instant, choose whole-grain brown rice more often for extra vitamins plus hunger-curbing protein and fiber.
Hot tips from Food Network Kitchens' Katherine Alford: To get fluffy, evenly cooked rice, ignore it for 5 to 10 minutes after it's done cooking and keep the lid on while it sits.
We're giving away one KRUPS Rice Cooker to one randomly-selected commenter.
Leftover rice comes in handy when you're throwing together a quick dish, like the Food Network Magazine's Corn Fried Rice, or when you need to bulk up a stir-fry or soup.
From fried rice to stuffed cabbage to dessert: 15 easy recipes to use up those leftovers.