Summer Crab Roll Rice Bowl

Perfect for hot summer days, this quick and easy rice bowl is a fresh and light meal that’s full of flavor. Try with Minute® Ready to Serve Basmati Rice.

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Cooking time PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 5 mins
Servings SERVES 1
Ready in TOTAL TIME 10 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 5 mins
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 10 mins


  • 1 cup Minute® Ready to Serve Basmati Rice
  • 1/2 cup canned crab, drained
  • 2 tbsp celery, chopped or sliced
  • 2 tbsp red onion, diced
  • 3 tbsp ranch dressing, divided
  • 2 tsp freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 1/4 cup cucumber, sliced
  • 1/4 cup diced tomatoes


  • On a hot summer day, nothing beats a Summer Crab Roll Rice Bowl: it’s packed with refreshing veggies, creamy ranch, and fragrant Basmati Rice.

    Step 1

  • Heat rice according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • In small bowl, toss together crab, celery, red onion, 2 tbsp ranch dressing and lemon juice. Season with salt and pepper.

    Step 3

  • Transfer rice to shallow bowl. Serve with crab mixture, cucumber and tomatoes.

    Recipe Tips

    Substitute canned crab with cooked shrimp or imitation crab.

    Season crab mixture with 1/4 tsp Old Bay seasoning or Cajun seasoning, if desired.

    Garnish with scallions, if desired.

Summer Seafood Dishes

With a little help from  Minute®, preparing Meals with Seafood can be quick and easy. When you want to skip the turf and head straight for the surf, consider any one of these seafood options.

Crab: Looking for another tasty summer crab salad? Our Creamy Avocado, Crab and Rice Salad would make a great addition to your cookout menu!

Tuna: Keep cans stocked in the pantry or head to a reputable fishmonger for a tasty tuna meal. For a fast yet flavorful meal, take to the sea with this cheesy Seven Seas Casserole: cream of celery soup, onion, green peas and Cheddar cheese. Alternatively, toss cubed sushi-grade tuna in this mouthwatering Poke Bowl.

Salmon: Loaded with veggies, this Southwest Barbeque Salmon Bowl has tons of flavor and each and every drop is soaked up by fluffy Minute® Rice.

White Fish: Ever-versatile, flakey white fish melts in your mouth and is a cinch to prepare. For a simple yet satisfying meal, why not plate your favorite White Fish with Bok Choy?

Other Meal Inspiration

If you’re not in the mood for seafood, learn how to make this Mexican fried rice dish.

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