Wild Rice

Wild rice pairs well with chicken, turkey, mushrooms, or cranberries. Enjoy the nutty flavor of these wild rice recipes for soups, casseroles, and salads.

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White and Wild Rice Pilaf

Swanson Broth & Stock

This fail-safe recipe features both white and wild rice, flavored with aromatic vegetables and a hint of garlic to make a super side-dish to complement your main course.

Total: 1 hr 10 mins

Wild Rice and Dried Cherry Dressing

Ladies' Home Journal

Red cherries and green parsley add holiday colors to this whole grain stuffing side dish.

Total: 45 mins

How to Cook Wild Rice

When you thumb through cookbooks or surf the net looking for instructions on how to cook wild rice, you may be surprised to find out that wild rice isn't a rice at all, but instead a nutritious grain. In fact, it's the only cereal grain that's native to North America.

Cornish Hens with Basil-Wild Rice Stuffing

Better Homes and Gardens

A combination of brown rice and wild rice makes for a nutty tasting stuffing. Or, grill the stuffing packet alongside chicken breasts, pork chops, or salmon steaks.

Slow Cooker Ham and Wild Rice Soup

Betty Crocker

With 10 minutes in the morning, you can have a comforting soup simmering in the slow cooker. Dinner's ready when you get home!

Total: 9 hrs 25 mins

Cheesy Wild Rice Casserole

Better Homes and Gardens

So creamy, good, and easy! Serve this side dish casserole alongside ham, beef, or poultry.

Bulgur-Wild Rice Casserole

Better Homes and Gardens

This easy, hearty side dish recipe goes well with beef or chicken.

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice


Boneless chicken breasts, carrots and wild rice mix simmer to tenderness in a creamy chicken gravy.

Total: 7 hrs 10 mins

Side Dish Delight: Wild Rice-Stuffed Squash

Whether as a simple fall dinner, a holiday side dish, or a vegetarian entree, this stuffed squash recipe is pretty and delicious.

Elegant Wild Rice: Cook Once, Eat Twice

Wild rice in the pantry is calling my name this week. I picked some up at the Portland farmer's market on a recent visit, and since I'm a big fan of edible souvenirs, I brought it back in my luggage. The slender long grains and their dark hue give a menu more elegance than just plain old rice.

Cheesy Shrimp and Rice

Better Homes and Gardens

Combine Swiss and cheddar cheeses with mushroom soup to make this quick and simple shrimp and rice casserole recipe.

Chicken Breasts with Wild Rice Alfredo

Betty Crocker

Wild rice and mushrooms bring a rustic flavor to an updated version of the classic chicken and pasta dish.

Total: 2 hrs 15 mins

Ham, Peas, and Wild Rice Casserole


A simple dinner for a busy night.

Total: 40 mins

Make-Ahead Freezer Meal: Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole

Learn how to make this comforting freezer meal ahead of time so you and your family can enjoy it on a night when you are too busy to cook.

Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole: Dinner for $10

There are all sorts of ways to dress up your comfort food, but sometimes, you just want to get back to basics. And if we're talking classic comfort food, then there are few pairings to compete with savory chicken and rice. Here's what we love about this Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole: the list of ingredients is simple; the prep is simple.

Hunter's Wild Rice Chicken Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

Make this chicken dish ahead and serve on days when there's no time to spend in the kitchen.

Wild Rice-Mushroom Soup

Better Homes and Gardens

Keep this soup in mind for entertaining. It's exceptionally easy, but special because of the wild rice and sherry.

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