Test Kitchen Tip: Try adding a mixture of ground beef, ground sausage and finely chopped chicken giblets for more robust flavor.
For richer flavor: Add 1 tablespoon vegetable oil with the water.
Microwave Directions: Mix 2 1/2 cups hot water, Rice Mix, 1 lb. ground beef, cooked and drained, and 1 tbsp. vegetable or olive oil (optional) in 2 1/2-quart microwavable bowl until well blended. Cover. Microwave on HIGH 5 minutes. Stir. Microwave on MEDIUM (50% power) 16 minutes or until rice is tender, stirring occasionally. Let stand in microwave 5 minutes. Fluff with fork before serving.
Note: Microwave ovens vary. Cooking times are approximate. Cooking times are based on an 1100 watt microwave oven.