Chicken Flavored Rice Mix

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


6 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
This recipe is a perfect make ahead mix which can be stored for later. Giving them for gifts is also very easy; just put in a pretty container with addition instructions.—Pueblo County Extension Office, Bea Karnes, Pueblo, Colorado


  • 1 cup uncooked long-grain rice
  • 1 tablespoon chicken bouillon granules
  • 1 tablespoon dried parsley flakes
  • 1 teaspoon dried celery flakes
  • 1 teaspoon dried minced onion
  • 1 teaspoon sugar or sugar substitute equivalent to1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons butter


  1. Combine all ingredients. Store in small plastic bag or container. For gift-giving, package in a pretty container and decorate with colorful ribbons or bows. Be sure to attach preparation instructions. Yield: 3 cups.
  2. To prepare: In a saucepan, combine rice mix with 2 cups water and 2 tablespoons butter. Cover and bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer 15 minutes or until rice is tender.

Nutrition Facts

1/2 cup: 153 calories, 4g fat (2g saturated fat), 11mg cholesterol, 657mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein.

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