Citrus Rice Pilaf

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by weekend cooker

Packaged rice mix gets added flair from crunchy snow peas, and water chestnuts.

Top Review by nemokitty

This was a delicious way to wake up a boxed rice mix. I used edamame instead of green peas and am eating the leftovers for lunch today. I may add a little more marmalade next time. Made for Newest Zaar Tag Game 2011.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large skillet, saute rice mix in butter until golden brown.
  2. Stir in water and contents of rice seasoning packet, and bring to a boil.
  3. Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 15 minutes.
  4. Stir in peas, water chestnuts, marmalade, and pepper.
  5. Cover and cook for 3-4 minutes or until vegetables are tender.

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a