Want a new fruit salad recipe? Try this Creole twist with a unique fruit and rice salad at your next barbecue, picnic or potluck. Start with Zatarain’s Jambalaya Mix and top it off with apples, oranges, grapes and honey – sweet and savory in 25 minutes.
Bring water and oil to boil in medium saucepan. Stir in Jambalaya Mix; return to boil. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 25 minutes or until rice is tender. Remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes
Spoon rice mixture into large bowl. Cool to room temperature. Fluff with fork
Meanwhile, mix poppy seed dressing, parsley, orange juice and honey in small bowl. Add fruit and celery to rice mixture; toss gently until mixed. Drizzle dressing over salad; toss gently. Serve immediately. Or, cover and refrigerate until ready to serve