Cheesy Broccoli Rice and Turkey

Skip the hassle and get right to enjoying dinner with your family with our quick and easy Cheesy Broccoli Rice and Turkey made with Minute® Instant White Rice.

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Cooking time PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 10 mins
Servings SERVES 4-6
Ready in TOTAL TIME 15 min


  • nonstick cooking spray
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 cups chopped, cooked turkey
  • 1 can (14.5 oz) chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 2 cups frozen broccoli florets, thawed
  • 2 cups Minute® White Rice
  • 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese


  • A classic pairing, this Cheesy Broccoli Rice and Turkey dish is a quick, simple and delicious dinner to enjoy with your family.

    Step 1

  • Coat a large skillet with nonstick cooking spray and heat on medium-high. Cook onion, stirring, for 5 minutes, or until tender.

    Step 2

  • Add turkey, broth and water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low.

    Step 3

  • Stir in broccoli and rice and cover. Simmer for 5 minutes, until broccoli is crisp-tender. Top with cheese.

    Step 4

  • Remove from heat. Let stand, covered, for 5 minutes, or until rice is tender and cheese is melted.

    Recipe Tip

    Substitute Minute® Instant Jasmine Rice for white rice.

    No turkey? No problem! Replace the turkey in the recipe with an equal amount of cooked, rotisserie chicken.

Broccoli and Cheese, Please!

Don’t let dinnertime be another stressful part of your busy day. At Minute® Rice, we strive to offer recipes and products that help make mealtime hassle-free, delicious and speedy so you can enjoy a satisfying meal even when you only have minutes to spare.

Many of our recipes can be prepared in less than 15 minutes so you can make a good meal in minutes to share with family or friends.This tasty, Cheesy Broccoli Rice and Turkey dish made with Minute® Instant White Rice or Minute® Instant Premium Rice is easy to pull together and is a great post-Thanksgiving meal.

Loaded with fluffy rice, tender turkey, nutritious broccoli, onion and melty Cheddar cheese, this dish is sure to satisfy every time. Simply cook the onion for a few minutes, then add the chicken broth, turkey and water and bring to a boil. Add in the rice and broccoli and cook until the broccoli is heated through. Then top your casserole with Cheddar and let it stand while the cheese melts to perfection.

All it takes is 15 minutes and a few simple steps to make a delicious, hassle-free dinner. Get back to enjoying your meals every time with this and other quick, easy and tasty recipes brought to you by Minute® Rice.