Citrus Rice

If you need a quick and easy side dish that’s full of flavor, try this Citrus Rice made with Minute® Instant White Rice that takes just 10 minutes to make.

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Cooking time PREP TIME 10 mins
Servings SERVES 4
Ready in TOTAL TIME 10 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 10 mins
Servings
SERVES 4
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 10 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups Minute® White Rice
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 2 tsp soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup sliced green onion
  • 3 tbsp sliced almonds

Instructions

  • This easy, delicious and versatile Citrus Rice dish is perfect to pair with your favorite chicken, fish, shrimp or tofu dish, and is ready in just 10 minutes!

    Step 1

  • Combine rice, broth, orange juice and soy sauce in a medium, microwave-safe bowl; cover.

    Step 2

  • Microwave on HIGH for 5 minutes. Let stand for 5 minutes, or until liquid is absorbed.

    Step 3

  • Fluff rice with fork; sprinkle with green onions and almonds.

Perfect Side Dish

Sometimes a busy schedule leaves you short on time for cooking. When you need a quick and simple, tasty side to compliment your main dish, we’re here to help! Rice is always a great option and at Minute® Rice, we have many great recipes that are full of flavor and are quick and easy to make. This simple and delicious Citrus Rice made with Minute® Instant White Rice is just that!

This sweet and tangy rice is cooked in chicken broth, orange juice and soy sauce, and is topped with sliced almonds and green onion. The amazing citrus flavor, creamy and crunchy texture is perfect for pairing with your favorite chicken, fish, shrimp or tofu dish. What makes this dish even better? It consists of 3 very simple steps and takes only 10 minutes to make! Try it today and make it your go-to for any time you need a quick and easy side.

Make it a Rice Bowl

This tasty recipe is not just a perfect side dish, it’s also a great base for a perfect rice bowl. At Minute® Rice, we love a good rice bowl recipe! Since this rice dish is already loaded with sweet and tangy flavors, you can easily mix in some grilled chicken, fish, shrimp or tofu along with your favorite vegetables for an easy and delicious one-bowl meal that is perfect for lunch or dinner.

Looking for more rice bowl ideas? Try out this BBQ Chicken and Rice Bowl or a sweet Maple Walnut Breakfast Bowl.