Shelf Reliance Brown Rice

Shelf Reliance just announced one of four new products that they are launching this fall. Brown rice is a healthy alternative to white rice that provides the perfect foundation for yummy dishes like stir-fry, Hawaiian haystacks, or Spanish Rice.  Here is a recipe from Chef Todd featuring the new instant brown rice.

Creamy Chicken and Brown Rice
by Chef Todd Leonard, CEC
Prep time: 25 min
Serves 6
Chicken & Rice Video
Ingredients Instructions
1 tbsp. garlic
2 tbsp. butter
11/2 c. THRIVEMushroom Pieces (FD)
1/2 c. THRIVE™ Chopped Onions (FD)
2 c. THRIVE Instant Brown Rice
4 c. water
2 tbsp. THRIVE Chicken Bouillon
11/2 c. THRIVESeasoned Chicken Slices (FD)
11/2 c. cream
1/2 c. THRIVECelery (FD)
1 tsp. Italian seasoning
1 bay leaf
1 tsp.  season salt
1 tsp. lemon juice
1 c. THRIVEShredded MontereyJack Cheese (FD), reconstituted

In a medium saucepan, sweat garlic and butter together. Add mushrooms, onions, and rice and stir well. Add water, bouillon, and chicken. Add remaining ingredients except cheese and bring to a simmer for 20 minutes. Reduce liquid until thick and creamy. Fold in cheese and let rest for 5 minutes before serving. Makes 6 servings.

Categories: Main Dish