Homemade Seasoned Rice Mix & Chicken Rice Casserole

READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by Sweet Diva MJ

From Taste of Home. This rice mix is very popular in our home - goes well with chicken, pork or fish. It makes great gifts also when packaged in a jar with a nice ribbon. I make it with brown rice and adjust the cooking time as needed. The casserole is comforting and satisfying as well. The prep/cooking time is based on the casserole recipe. **NOTE** Where the ingredients list 1 cup rice, mix - it is calling for the Homemade Seasoned Rice Mix.

Top Review by mums the word

I also got this recipe from TOH. I used the rice mixture for part of my Xmas gift baskets this year and everyone really liked it. I have also made it as a casserole and my family likes it too.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine all ingredients in a storage container with a tight-fitting lid.
  2. Yield: 3-1/2 cups.
  4. Combine 2 cups water and 1 tablespoon butter in a saucepan; bring to a boil.
  5. Stir in one cup mix.
  6. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes.
  7. Yield: 6 servings.
  9. In a greased 2-qt. casserole, combine chicken, vegetables, rice mix, onion and mushrooms.
  10. Combine water, soup, onion salt and thyme; mix well.
  11. Pour over the rice mixture; stir.
  12. Cover and bake at 375° for 55-65 minutes or until the rice is tender, stirring occasionally.
  13. Sprinkle with potato chips.
  14. Yield: 6 servings.

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