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    Slow-Cooker Homemade Chicken and Rice Soup

    Using the slow cooker takes some of the effort out of making from-scratch meals. The long cook time helps develop great homemade flavor in this Crock-Pot chicken and rice soup. —Kevin Bruckerhoff, Columbia, Missouri

    Pressure-Cooker Homemade Chicken and Rice Soup

    We love chicken and rice soup and thought it would make a superb pressure-cooker recipe. We were right! —Taste of...


    Lobster Bisque

    My grandmother would make lobster bisque all the time, so it's always been a comforting recipe to me. If you...


    Our Best Chicken and Rice Soup Recipes

    Cozy up with one of these satisfying soups. We have recipes for chicken and wild rice soup, gumbo, chowder and...


    Curry Shrimp and Rice

    2 reviews

    My family and I absolutely love curry shrimp and rice. I created this version so I I can make it...

    Sopa de Camarones (Shrimp Soup)

    My daughter and I came up with this shrimp soup recipe when she was younger, and it's been a favorite...


    Mediterranean Brown Rice Salad

    My family and friends all love this salad, which they've referred to as "the Greek salad." The recipe makes enough...

    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...


    Pressure-Cooker Lentil Stew

    This tasty vegetarian stew lets you take a break from meat. Adding the cream at the end gives it 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...

    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...


    Spinach White Bean Soup

    5 reviews

    After a busy day as a college nursing professor, I love to come home to this slow cooker white bean...


    Country Rice Salad

    This is a delicious way to prepare rice and is a nice change from potato salad. It goes especially well...


    Southwestern Rice and Bean Salad

    This salad has a definite Mexican influence with the beans and picante sauce. I've made it for many get-togethers, and...


    Cranberry Wild Rice Salad

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

    Mushroom Onion Soup

    7 reviews

    Even those who don't like mushrooms like this soup! I've found it's a great first course when I have friends...


    Wild Rice Ham Salad

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


    Crunchy Pork and Rice Salad

    4 reviews

    "Cool and refreshing"—that describes this leftovers salad pretty well! It's full of cold ingredients. Prepare it as a side dish...


    Wild Rice Cheese Soup

    2 reviews

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


    Old-Fashioned Turkey Soup

    2 reviews

    For added convenience freeze some of the soup in individual serving-size portions.


    Golden Carrot Soup

    4 reviews

    "This is a great-tasting soup to make on a chilly day," observes Aline Winje of Slocan, British Columbia. "It's easy...


    Asparagus Rice Salad

    1 review

    Fresh asparagus makes this salad special. It's one of my favorite salads to serve in spring. —Adrene Schmidt, Waldersee, Manitoba


    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...

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    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 Chowder

    2 reviews

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


    Brown Rice Lentil Salad

    "My family isn't always crazy about trying new recipes," DeAnn Howard writes from Lisbon, Iowa. "The first time I served...


    Southwest Black Bean Soup

    12 reviews

    A friend brought this recipe to a gathering, and it's been a hit with my family ever since! I use...


    Italian Lentil Soup

    10 reviews

    Lentils, like beans, are part of the legume family and add cholesterol-reducing fiber to this tasty soup. —Marybeth Gessele, Gaston,...


    Makeover Beef & Potato Soup

    10 reviews

    Slow-cooker easy, this soup is a Christmas Eve tradition after church services at our house. —Sheila Holderman, Berthold, North Dakota