Confetti Rice

Put a colorful side on your holiday plate with this 25-minute confetti rice recipe. Starting with Zatarain’s Long Grain and Wild Rice, toasted pecans add crunch and just a tad of nuttiness. Mix bell pepper, onion, and black pepper, and let the celebration begin.

Serves: 6
Serving Size: 2/3 cup
5 mins Prep time 25 mins Cook time
5 mins Prep time
25 mins Cook time
  • Bring water to boil in medium saucepan. Stir in Rice 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

  • Mix bell pepper, onion, oil, vinegar and black pepper in medium bowl. Add to rice mixture; mix well. Sprinkle with pecans. Serve immediately. Or, cover and refrigerate until ready to serve. (Do not add pecans until ready to serve)

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 263Calories: 263Cholesterol: 0mg
  • Sodium: 503mgProtein: 4g
  • Total Fat: 15gFiber: 3g
  • Carbohydrate: 28g