What Are Some Recipes in Which You Can Substitute Minute Rice?


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Recipes in which Minute Rice can be substituted for other brands and types of rice include jambalaya, tuna and rice primavera, chili and rice wraps and beef stroganoff. An extensive collection of recipes using Minute Rice can be found at the official Minute Rice website.

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What Are Some Recipes in Which You Can Substitute Minute Rice?
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Quick Chicken and Spinach Risotto

One popular recipe using Minute Rice is chicken and spinach risotto. This dish is easy to make in a single pot and takes around half an hour to complete.

Prep Time: 10 mins.

Cook Time: 20 mins.

Ready In: 30 mins.


  • 1 tbsp., vegetable oil
  • 1 lb., boneless, skinless chicken breast
  • 4 cups, baby spinach leaves
  • 1 1/2 cups, Minute White Rice
  • 1 cup, grape or cherry tomatoes
  • 1 can, condensed chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup, water
  • 1/4 cup, grated Parmesan cheese
  1. Prepare the chicken and tomatoes
  2. Chop the chicken breast into bite-size pieces and cut each of the tomatoes in half.

  3. Cook the chicken
  4. Gently heat the vegetable oil in a large cooking pot or skillet and then add the chicken. Stir regularly over the course of around 10 minutes until the chicken is cooked.

  5. Add the other ingredients
  6. Add the spinach leaves, tomatoes, chicken broth, water and Minute White Rice. Mix together thoroughly.

  7. Boil and simmer
  8. Bring the pan to the boil, then lower the heat to simmer for a further 5 minutes. Stir every so often.

  9. Add cheese
  10. Mix in the grated Parmesan cheese and serve.

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