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Easy Rice Pilaf

 Easy Rice Pilaf
Onion soup mix and frozen peas really "rev up" your rice in this recipe. This side dish is a nice alternative to potatoes and complements turkey or any main course.
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 30 min.


  • 1 cup uncooked long grain rice
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1-1/2 to 2 tablespoons onion soup mix
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1-2/3 cups boiling water
  • 1 cup frozen peas


  • In a large skillet, brown rice in oil, stirring constantly. Blend in
  • soup mix and pepper. Stir in water; bring to a boil. Reduce heat;
  • cover and simmer for 15 minutes or until the rice is tender. Stir in
  • peas. Cover and cook for 5 minutes. Serve immediately. Yield: 4
  • servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (3/4 cup) equals 241 calories, 4 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 506 mg sodium, 45 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 6 g protein.