Wild Rice Almondine

Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr 20 mins

This is a delicious wild rice recipe we tend to serve around the holiday season. It's a nice dish because after preparation you just set it in the oven for an hour or so, which leaves you more time to visit with your guests and/or do other things.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat the olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat.
  2. Add the onion, chives, shallots and green pepper and sauté until soft.
  3. Stir in the rice and sauté 2 to 3 minutes more.
  4. Add the almonds, water chestnuts and mushrooms.
  5. Turn the mixture into a casserole dish.
  6. Stir in the boiling chicken broth and season with salt and pepper, to taste.
  7. Cover the casserole and bake in a 350 degree oven for 1 hour and 15 minutes, or until the liquid is absorbed and the rice is tender.

Reviews

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This is a delicious, simple recipe. I made it for a few different people, and everyone raved about it! The water chestnuts and the almonds are delicious in this dish. It is a great for a pot-luck carry-in! There is a lot of oil in this; next time I will experiment using less oil.

markandsuzie April 26, 2010

Made it for a holiday dinner - fabulous and easy too!

pnation_00 December 19, 2006

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