Wild Rice Recipes

Stock up on recipes with wild rice for hearty dinner entrees and side dishes. Whether you’re craving meaty or vegetarian, seasoned or basic, these wild rice recipes will fit the bill.

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    Sweet Potato Pilaf

    The combination of sweet potatoes, bacon, asparagus and kale makes this simple Sweet Potato Kale Pilaf taste amazing! To save time and dishes, you can easily cook the rice in an Instant Pot and also use it to saute the other ingredients. —Courtney Stultz, Weir, Kansas

    How to Cook Wild Rice

    Want to add protein, fiber and flavor to your meals? Learn how to cook wild rice—the healthy grain you haven't...


    Is Wild Rice Healthy? Here’s the Scoop, According to a Nutritionist.

    Is wild rice healthy? Absolutely! This native grain packs a powerful nutritional punch. Go grab a bowl and let's break...


    Wild Rice vs. Brown Rice vs. Quinoa—Which Is Best?

    Searching for the healthiest whole grain? Join us as we compare wild rice, brown rice and quinoa to discover which...


    Pressure-Cooker Vegetable Wild Rice Soup

    This thick and hearty soup is packed with colorful vegetables. It's wonderful for lunch alongside a healthy salad or a...

    Slow-Cooked Vegetable Wild Rice Soup

    3 reviews

    This thick and hearty soup is packed with colorful vegetables. —Thomas Faglon, Somerset, New Jersey


    Greek Brown and Wild Rice Bowls

    2 reviews

    This fresh rice dish tastes like the Mediterranean in a bowl! It's short on ingredients, but packs in so much...

    Mushroom Wild Rice Dish

    4 reviews

    With its nutty texture and visual appeal, you’ll turn to this hearty side whenever a rice dish is in order....


    Chicken Wild Rice Salad

    2 reviews

    “I modified a recipe I received years ago and came up with this versatile salad. It's refreshing served cold on...


    Favorite Company Casserole

    2 reviews

    My guests like this casserole even if they don't usually like all the ingredients in it! For instance, people who...


    Wild Rice Quiche

    5 reviews

    Wild rice is very abundant in our state, so that's why I think this dish is appropriate for a regional...

    Chicken Wild Rice Casserole

    1 review

    Casseroles are a staple in my house and this is one of my family's favorites. The wild rice mix makes...


    Cranberry Wild Rice Salad

    I first tried this recipe at a luncheon during a holiday home tour. Since cranberries grow well in this area,...


    Wild Rice Ham Salad

    Wild rice is native to the Midwest, so this dish is popular in our area. We eat it cold or...


    Wild Rice Cheese Soup

    2 reviews

    The addition of chopped apple, beer and Gouda cheese makes this version of wild rice soup extra special.


    Gingered Long Grain and Wild Rice

    Although I just recently added this recipe to my collection, it's already a favorite.

    Wild Rice ‘n’ Bread Dressing

    1 review

    Hearty wild rice is and appealing addition to traditional bread stuffing, while chopped carrot adds pretty color.


    Wild Rice Chicken Soup

    1 review

    This hearty soup from our Test Kitchen is chock-full of tender thigh meat and veggies, pleasantly seasoned with savory and...


    Golden Cornish Hens

    I clipped this recipe out of a newspaper many years ago, altering it to fit my family's taste, i.e. mainly...


    Nutty Wild Rice Salad

    Wild rice is sensational in this chilled salad. The toasted almonds complement the nuttiness of the rice, while red wine...


    Wild Rice Brunch Casserole

    1 review

    Wild rice is one of our state's prized foods. Paired with our garden specialty—fresh asparagus—this recipe can't miss!


    Wild Rice Chowder

    2 reviews

    Our Test Kitchen adapted Amy Chop's recipe to use up leftover wild rice. “I found this years ago, and it...


    Veggie Rice Bowl

    1 review

    As Sherry Hulsman of Louisville, Kentucky will tell you, this yummy recipe makes a lot, so it’s great for a...


    Mixed Rice and Barley Bake

    The mellow flavor of the wholesome grains in this nutritious casserole is enhanced by garlic, onion and thyme. "The hearty...

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    Rice and Barley Pilaf

    3 reviews

    With a trio of whole grains, wild and brown rice and barley, this is packed with nutrition. Add half-and-half and...


    Hearty Chicken & Wild Rice Soup

    15 reviews

    Garlic and herb cream cheese adds subtle notes of flavor to this creamy, hearty soup. On a chilly day, it's...


    Almond & Apple Wild Rice Salad

    2 reviews

    It's healthy and delicious! Use a mixture of red and green apples to give it a pop of color. —Dan...


    Turkey and Wild Rice Soup

    5 reviews

    My dear friend Shirley shared this recipe with me several years ago. Every time I think of her, I make...


    Beef and Wild Rice Casserole

    6 reviews

    This recipe, one of my husband's childhood favorites, was given to me by his grandmother.—Pamela Petite, Gardnerville, Nevada


    Cauliflower and Wild Rice Soup

    1 review

    This recipe is versatile because it makes a fine complement to a main meal, or it can be a meal...