Rice Recipes

Alba White Truffle Risotto">trufflerisotto

Alba White Truffle Risotto">

This is a simple, classic risotto with a few subtle twists (vermouth and rosemary) followed by a show-stopping finish – white Alba truffles.  Of course, you could also substitute more affordable Oregon Truffles or even a drizzle of white truffle
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Black Rice Pilaf">blackricepilaf_Lisastoreshoot1_thumbnail

Black Rice Pilaf">

This pilaf is hearty, healthy and provides striking visual contrast when served next to a wide variety of proteins, from chicken, beef or game meats to fish or roasted vegetables. Ingredients: ½ cup finely minced Fennel Bulb 1/2 cup finely
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Purple Rice Pudding w/ Mango & Coconut">purple_rice_pudding_w-mango_&_coconut-THMB

Purple Rice Pudding w/ Mango & Coconut">

Toasty, creamy, sweet, salty, nutty, fruity, tart – this Thai-inspired dessert is full of different flavors and textures.  It’s a particularly nice finish to a meal featuring Southeast Asian flavors. Drink Pairing: Off-dry Gewürztraminer Wine Ingredients:             Makes 6-8 Servings 2
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Paella is a legendary Spanish one-pot dish – saffron rice packed with a treasure trove of delicious bites – chorizo sausage, chicken, clams and shrimp.  It’s the perfect dish for entertaining – striking, easily served family style, and packed with
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Matsutake Mushroom Rice">matsutake_mushroom_rice-THMB

Matsutake Mushroom Rice">

This dish is intensely satisfying.  Earthy, smoky caramelized brown beech mushrooms are combined with floral, piney matsutake mushrooms in a bed of fluffy sushi rice. Drink Pairing:  Sake Ingredients:             1/2oz (Approx. ¼ cup) Dried Matsutake Mushrooms 3.5oz Fresh Brown Beech
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Cherry Chutney Chard with Rice & Beans">cherry_chutney_chard_with_rice_&_beans_THMB

Cherry Chutney Chard with Rice & Beans">

Hearty, satisfying and vegetarian/vegan!  This recipe is really more of an example designed to show you how easy it is to jazz up old standbys with the addition of a few dollops of fine preserves.  Just a little bit of
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Venison Sausage Rice Salad">venison-sausage-rice-salad-THMB

Venison Sausage Rice Salad">

Wild Rice Salad with Venison Sausage, Dried Cherries, and Hazelnuts This wonderfully delicious wild rice salad would be a popular dish to serve at any party, any time of the year. The delicious savory flavors of Venison sausage are paired
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Passion Fruit Long Pepper Bamboo Rice Pudding">passionfruitpudding_thumb

Passion Fruit Long Pepper Bamboo Rice Pudding">

A creamy, comforting dessert classic made exciting with spicy & slightly-sweet long pepper and tart-tangy-sweet passion fruit. You can also make this recipe recipe with leftover cooked rice by skipping step 1. Ingredients:                            Makes 8 Servings 1 ½ cup
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Wild Rice Pancakes">wildricepancakse_thumb

Wild Rice Pancakes">

Fluffy, wheat-y pancakes with bits of nutty, slightly chewy wild rice for texture and flavor.  Serve as you would conventional pancakes or pour smaller cakes for use as a starch side in savory dishes. Ingredients: 1 cup Wild Rice 2
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Morel Risotto with Caramelized Onion Butter">morelrisottowcaramelizedonionbutter_thumb

Morel Risotto with Caramelized Onion Butter">

We omitted parmesan cheese from this risotto.  We know that probably sounds like sacrilege…but the morels made us do it.  They’re so delicious – we wanted them to take center stage. Drink Pairing: Chardonnay Ingredients:        Makes 4 Servings 4 tbsp of
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Grass-Fed Beef Bibimbap">bibimbap

Grass-Fed Beef Bibimbap">

Bibimbap is a Korean rice bowl served with a dizzying array of condiments and toppings that you stir together at the table.  They are a study in a torrent of very strong flavors being mixed together and somehow achieving perfect
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Ramp Risotto">ramprisotto_thumb

Ramp Risotto">

Risotto without cheese? Yes…and thanks to the garlic-y, oniony flavor of wild ramps, you will love it. Wine Pairing: Chardonnay Ingredients:                         Makes 4 Servings 4 tbsp + 3 tbsp Unsalted Butter 1 1/2 quarts Vegetable Stock   (quantity can vary, so
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