Confetti Rice with Carrot, Celery, and Almonds

Confetti Rice with Carrot, Celery, and Almonds

kbalbi 0

"Flavorful rice dish."

Ingredients 55 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 269 cals

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  • Calories:
  • 269 kcal
  • 13%
  • Fat:
  • 10 g
  • 15%
  • Carbs:
  • 35.9g
  • 12%
  • Protein:
  • 8.5 g
  • 17%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 20 mg
  • 7%
  • Sodium:
  • 792 mg
  • 32%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  2. Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Stir rice into butter; cook and stir until the rice is just browned, about 5 minutes. Pour consomme and salt over the rice; bring to a boil. Pour the rice mixture into a 1 1/2-quart casserole dish.
  3. Bake rice in preheated oven for 25 minutes. Stir green onions, carrots, celery, and almonds through the rice; continue baking until rice is completely tender, about 10 minutes more.
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  1. 4 Ratings


Mm-mmmm good! Simple, with subtle flavor Рjust what I was after for the fish I served it with. And because I served it with fish, I used chicken broth rather than the beef consommé and added some green peas at the end for color. Also, because I made such a small portion of this, I did not follow the baking instructions, preferring the conventional stove-top method instead. I loved the addition of the sliced almonds, which made this particularly interesting.


REALLY GOOD! Unbelievably, I didn't have any carrots on hand so, in the interest of adding something orange, I chopped up about 1/2 cup of orange bell pepper instead. Omitted the 1/2 tsp salt as the consomme is loaded with sodium already. Also, to save time and washing, I used an oven-proof skillet and did everything in one pan. It was so good! My husband likened it to Chinese fried rice "but much better, lighter and not greasy." Next time I will add more almonds for more crunch and flavor. I served this with grilled chicken breasts with a ranch-mustard sauce. Thanks, kbalbi, for a delicious recipe!

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Loved it! It tasted good as well as being easy to make. I chopped the veggies the night before and put them into separate small zipper type bags. The next day I put it all together. Easy! I liked baking it rather than having to cook it on the stove top. I can't imagine it turning out any more perfect than it did. I wish I'd thought to take a photo of it. Will be making it again for sure!