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.
Total TimePrep/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.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 241 calories, 4g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 506mg sodium, 45g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 3g fiber), 6g protein.
Originally published as Rice Pilaf in 1996 Taste of Home Meals in Minutes Calendar
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