Corn and Rice Medley

Corn and Rice Medley


"Very nice with crab cakes, or chicken. basmati rice is best for this recipe."


30 m servings 263 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 263 kcal
  • 13%
  • Fat:
  • 5.9 g
  • 9%
  • Carbs:
  • 50.4g
  • 16%
  • Protein:
  • 5.7 g
  • 11%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 12 mg
  • 4%
  • Sodium:
  • 36 mg
  • 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in a small saucepan over medium heat. Stir in the rice, add the water, and bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 16 to 18 minutes, or until water is absorbed and rice is tender.
  2. Meanwhile, melt 1 tablespoon butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Stir in corn, shallots, sugar, salt and pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally, for 4 to 6 minutes, or until tender.
  3. In a serving bowl combine cooked rice, corn mixture and mint.
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  1. 46 Ratings


This is a really good base recipe that can be made great! I cooked the rice in 1 cup organic, free range, low sodium chicken broth and 1 cup light coconut milk. I used canned corn and added so...

Even though this recipe looks like it might taste bland, the peppermint adds an unexpected subtle flavor that makes it taste anything but bland.

yummy! I always make short grain sticky rice, but i needed a change for an indian dish. This was very tastey! I didn't use any mint, however, because that just didn't sound appealing to me AT AL...

All of my favorite ingredients in one dish. I loved this one. Thanks for a GREAT recipe! The idea of the mint is awesome.

I always use Jasmine rice for every rice dish. This is very fresh tasting and tasty. I'm a Personal Chef and I make it for my clients.

This was a quick and easy side dish. I used brown rice instead of white and since I don't care for mint in savory dishes, I used fresh parsley instead. I also added some garlic. Thanks so muc...

I sauteed red onion until soft (instead of shallots because that's what I had on hand), added the corn and sauteed for another minute then added rice & water and cooked all together. The starch...

I have to give 4 stars instead of 5 only because I didn't follow all of the recipe. I like to use what I have on hand, so I used a can of mexicorn instead of fresh corn, onion powder instead of ...

This recipe was great. I did not add butter to the rice and it was great. I also cooked the rice in low-sodium chicken broth for more flavor. Cut shallots to two and did ot add any sugar, sal...