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Swedish Rice Ring

2 reviews

This recipe, which originated in Sweden, is famous at church suppers with our Minnesota neighbors. It's a delicious addition at family gatherings and parties, too. I usually make a double batch because it's so good! —Lori Jeane Schlecht, Wimbledon, North Dakota

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


Pork Fajita Salad

For a refreshing take on fajitas, try this savory salad suggested by Iola Egle of McCook, Nebraska. "Your crowd will...


Curried Turkey and Rice Salad

1 review

I adapted this recipe from one of my many cookbooks, and the entire family was pleased with the outcome.


Citrus Black Bean and Rice Salad

1 review

I developed this salad from a couple of other recipes that weren't quite tangy enough for my family. The citrus...

Haystack Salad

1 review

This recipe comes in handy when it's too hot to be in the kitchen. It really is an all-in-one meal...


Texican Rice Salad

This dish is a favorite of my husband's and makes use of the plentiful rice grown in our area. I...

Sweet Pepper Wild Rice Salad

Sherryl Ludlow of Rolla, Missouri sends a wild rice salad that's packed with health and fun flavors in every bite.


Santa Fe Rice Salad

1 review

This warm rice and bean salad served with crunchy tortilla chips is sure to make any mealtime a fiesta! "My...


Five-Veggie Stir-Fry

1 review

An assortment of vegetables sprouts up in this marvelous medley from Rachel Thompson of Midlothian, Virginia. Orange juice lends a...


Hearty Rice Salad

I enjoy experimenting with new recipes, and this is one of my creations. I like to serve this salad as...

Meaty Garden Salad

My sister-in-law originally made this hearty, filling salad. Over the years, I've modified it slightly, but it's still a favorite...


Artichoke Rice Salad

2 reviews

"A close friend shared this make-ahead recipe that starts with a packaged rice mix," notes Sonja Blow of Groveland, California....


Easy Fried Rice

8 reviews

This easy fried rice recipe really captures the flavor of fried rice served in restaurants. Use leftover chicken for a...


Curried Rice Salad

This is a refreshing alternative to potato salad. I rely on dishes like this often for open houses or entertaining...


Turkey Rice Salad

This salad makes a colorful side dish when served with soup and sandwiches, but it's hearty enough to double as...

Chicken and Rice Salad

2 reviews

Notes Janne Rowe from Wichita, Kansas, "I start this salad by poaching chicken breasts in a mixture of white wine,...


Lemon Rice Salad

2 reviews

This salad makes a refreshing side dish for a special occasion meal. I take it to holiday potluck suppers and...


Hot German Rice Salad

1 review

This area has a long rice-growing history. In fact, our town has two of the largest farmer-owned rice mills in...


Continental Rice

I love this dish! It's quick and doesn't require a lot of shopping for ingredients, plus it goes well with...


Bean ‘n’ Rice Picnic Salad

This filling salad was a favorite for luncheons with Ruth Andrewson from Leavenworth, Washington. Orange carrots and green celery also...


Great Grain Salad

2 reviews

I can't think of a better dish to round out a meal. My grain salad features all my favorite nuts,...


Fiesta Side Salad

3 reviews

“Perfect for a buffet, picnic or potluck, this colorful side can be served at room temperature," says Michelle Chicoine of...


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Roasted Butternut Squash & Rice Salad

30 reviews

We have end-of-season picnics for my son's flag football team. This makes enough to serve plenty of hungry boys and...

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Mexican Rice Salad

4 reviews

Ruth Bianchi from Apple Valley, Minnesota notes, “The recipe for this delicious, colorful salad has been in my family for...


Basmati Rice Confetti Salad

My step-mom passed this recipe to me, and it's so simple to put together. We like this salad served cold,...


Southwest Chicken & Rice Salad

3 reviews

Fun and different, this summery salad has a subtle smoky flavor that really says “Southwest.” The grilled corn adds an...


Yellow Rice & Black Bean Salad

1 review

Chipotle peppers turn up the heat on a colorful rice dish brimming with black beans. It can be served hot...


Summertime Main-Dish Salad

1 review

Summertime Main-Dish Salad, from field editor Ruby Williams of Bogalusa, Louisiana, is cook and satisfying. "This salad has all the...


Dijon Ham Salad

This special recipe was handed down to me from my dear mother. So whenever I make this, it not only...