Rice and Quinoa Breakfast Medley

Make breakfast the best part of your day with this rice and quinoa simmered in vanilla soy milk, topped with fruit and brown sugar.

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Rice and Quinoa Breakfast Medley

Cooking time PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 10 mins
Servings SERVES 2
Ready in TOTAL TIME 15 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 10 mins
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 15 mins


  • 1 bag Minute® Rice & Quinoa
  • 1 cup vanilla soy milk
  • 1/2 cup chopped dried fruit bits
  • 1 tbsp brown sugar


  • Looking for a vegan dish to add to your Sunday brunch? Look no further! This Rice and Quinoa Breakfast Medley from Minute® Rice is simmered to perfection in vanilla soy milk and topped with brown sugar and your choice of dried or fresh fruit.

    Step 1

  • Combine rice and quinoa and soy milk in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil.

    Step 2

  • Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer for 10 minutes, or until all the liquid is absorbed.

    Step 3

  • Stir in the dried fruit and brown sugar. Serve warm.

    Recipe Tips

    Substitute honey or another marmalade or jam of choice for the brown sugar.

    Try this dish topped with granola and nuts, for added crunch.

    Substitute the soy milk in the recipe with any plant-based milk you enjoy, such as almond, rice or coconut.

Energize Your Morning

Why not start your day with some energizing grains and protein? Get going with a delicious, portable dish that will keep you feeling full for longer. Prepare a big batch of this Rice and Quinoa Breakfast Medley and you’ll be set with an on-the-go breakfast you’ll love.

Using Minute® Instant Rice & Quinoa, you can take advantage of all the energizing benefits of grains and protein in just 10 minutes! Choose your favorite plant-based milk, like vanilla soy milk, almond milk or even coconut milk and simmer until all the liquid is absorbed. Once the rice and quinoa is ready, stir in your additions of choice, such as brown sugar and fresh or dried fruit.

Make this breakfast your own by adding in your favorite marmalade or jam, chopped nuts, granola, a bit of yogurt or anything else you enjoy.

Protein Note: Combining rice with quinoa or other legumes is a wonderful way to add a protein punch to any meal, and is especially great for starting off your day! Hungry for more meal ideas? Try our Four Grains, Berries and Yogurt with Quinoa or a lunch and dinner option of Red Beans and Rice.


If you like the sound of this recipe, but don’t have 15 minutes in the morning, try it with Minute® Ready to Serve Brown Rice & Quinoa. Simply heat in the microwave, then let cool for 1 minute before adding your favorite soy yogurt, dried or fresh fruit and brown sugar.

Looking for a delicious dinner idea? Try our Cheesy Chicken and Rice Recipe with Broccoli.

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