White Rice Recipes

The best part about light and fluffy recipes with white rice is that they soak up all the tasty sauces from your main dish. Find one of our rice side dish recipes to pair with any meal you have planned.

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Madras Curried Eggs with Rice

Whoever said that gourmet foods take ages to prepare did not know about this traditional Indian curried eggs dish, which my mother-in-law shared with me. Its meatless simplicity and all the accompaniments make it unique, delicious and unforgettable. —Judy Batson, Tampa, Florida


Pressure-Cooker Jambalaya Risotto

I love making this pressure-cooker jambalaya, especially when entertaining. The risotto makes it creamy and delicious. —Janice Elder, Charlotte, North...


Curried Rice with Almonds

????In this rice dish, green onions and sweet red pepper give holiday color, raisins bring a touch of sweetness and...


Bacon Apple Risotto

The beauty of this dish is it can be eaten for breakfast, lunch or dinner. A bit of savory, a...

Pressure Cooker Curried Pumpkin Risotto

This easy pumpkin risotto tastes like fall and gets a flavor boost from the curry. —Andrea Reaves, Stephens City, Virginia


Roasted Asparagus Risotto

This recipe's wow factor makes it perfect for special occasions. To save time, the asparagus and prosciutto can be roasting...

Pressure-Cooker Lentil Stew

This tasty vegetarian stew lets you take a break from meat. Adding the cream at the end gives it a...


Pressure-Cooker Pork and Apple Curry

Here's a gentle curry dish that's won't overwhelm more delicate palates. For fun, try varying the garnish—add a few chopped...



One-Pan Chicken Rice Curry

I've been loving the subtle spice from curry lately, so I incorporated it into this saucy chicken and rice dish....

Creole Jambalaya

Jambalaya is a traditional Louisiana dish, coming from our Spanish and French culture. Rice is the main ingredient, with different...


Venetian Rice

This is a great dish when you want a change from potatoes. It is one of my family's favorites.—Nita Cinquina,...


Parmesan Peas ‘n’ Rice

Parmesan Peas ’n’ Rice are a wonderful complement for any meal. My husband, John, likes rice but isn’t crazy about...


Mixed Herb Rice

Fragrant and tasty, this herbed rice could be paired with most any entrée. Onion adds a nice sweetness to this...


Creamy Sausage Risotto

I have fond memories of standing at the stove cooking this hearty Italian rice dish with my Nona. I’ve altered...

Wild Rice Tomato Medley

Shirley Glabb often serve rice at her home in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. I'm always looking for new ways to dress it...


Veggie Risotto

Short grain rice is preferred when making this classic Italian dish. Arborio rice is the most widely available short grain...


Garden Risotto

With asparagus, spinach and peas, this simple side adds spectacular flavor and tons of health benefits from green veggies. Add...


Rice Pilaf with Apples & Raisins

I love making bulgar pilaf with apricots. So glad I tried it with dried apples and golden raisins! —Elizabeth Dumont,...


Sweet Corn & Saffron Risotto

The saffron adds a sunny yellow color to this creamy corn risotto. However, if you don't have any on hand,...


Lemon Risotto Fritters with Lemon-Cilantro Dipping Sauce

I love LEMON and anytime I make sometime I like -- then it's special to me.


Swiss Sweet Onion Casserole

I think this is a great side dish for barbecued chicken or ribs. Sweet onions are available most of the...


Lemon Risotto with Broccoli

A creamy, rich party-special alternative to potatoes. —Judy Grebetz, Racine, Wisconsin

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Crown Roast with Spring Rice Pilaf

Family and friends will feel like royalty when you serve this gorgeous roast. —Simple & Delicious Test Kitchen


Broccoli-Ham Hot Dish

One of my best friends shared this recipe with me. My family loves it because it includes one of our...


Asparagus Leek Soup

This is one of my family's favorite soups. It's so good for you because of all the vegetables, and it's...


Wild Rice Pilaf Bake

I make this recipe for almost every holiday and often take it to potlucks. Usually, I make the pilaf ahead...


Almond Rice Pilaf

Sharon Adamczyk of Wind Lake, Wisconsin writes, "With quick-cooking rice, this is a speedy side dish...but the almonds make it...


Apple Ham Steak

Whenever I take this ham steak to a get-together, I take along copies of the recipe. It's always a hit!—Mildred...