Very Good Recipes of Rice from The Self-Taught Cook

There are 18 Rice recipes on the blog The Self-Taught Cook. (2536 on all the blogs)

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Chicken fried rice Chicken fried rice By The Self-Taught Cook 04/16/13 02:12 CHICKEN FRIED RICE 1 lb. chicken breast tenderloins, cut into thin strips ground ginger, to taste Chinese Five Spice, to taste 3 C cooked white rice 3 Tbsp peanut oil 1 C frozen peas and carrots, thawed 1 onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 eggs 1/2...
Vegetable rice Vegetable rice By The Self-Taught Cook 03/21/13 16:00 A s I write this, it's the first day of Spring. Yay! I am soooo excited! It's my first Kentucky Spring in several years, and the first one in our new Kentucky home with SuperHubby. So, although we experienced a record low temp today (in the 20's) and some...
Baked rice pilaf Baked rice pilaf By The Self-Taught Cook 01/25/13 15:15 BAKED RICE PILAF 1 1/2 c chicken broth 1 tbsp butter 3/4 c medium grain rice 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 onion 1 stalk celery 1 carrot Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Chop onion, celery, and carrot in food processor. Cook broth in microwave for 1 minute. Pour into 1-quart...
Easy slow cooker red beans & rice & book giveaway reminder Easy slow cooker red beans & rice & book giveaway reminder By The Self-Taught Cook 12/11/12 16:00 EASY SLOW COOKER RED BEANS & RICE 2 C dried red beans 6 C water 1 C chicken stock 8 oz. country ham pieces 4 oz. diced ham 8 oz. smoked sausage, chopped into bite-size pieces 1 onion, minced 1 clove garlic, minced 1/2 tsp Cajun seasoning 1 can diced tomatoes...
September is national rice month-puerto rican yellow rice (arroz amarillo) September is national rice month-puerto rican yellow rice (arroz amarillo) By The Self-Taught Cook 09/25/12 13:00 Celebrate National Rice Month! America has been celebrating the contributions of the U.S. rice industry for 19 years through the National Rice Month program sponsored by the USA Rice Federation. Initiated by an act of Congress in 1991, National Rice Month...
Yellow rice with chorizo (arroz amarillo con chorizo) Yellow rice with chorizo (arroz amarillo con chorizo) By The Self-Taught Cook 09/19/12 07:51 I found this on Facebook. Cuisinart reposted from MyRecipes.com . Someone suggested printing it out and laminating it. Great idea, right?!?! Here you go: Ever wonder how many cups there are a in a gallon? How many tablespoons in a cup? Wonder no more. We've...
United nations chicken & rice United nations chicken & rice By The Self-Taught Cook 08/27/12 12:00 Well, our time in Florida is winding down. Each day, we box up more things, make more arrangements, and our house looks less like our home. As a matter of fact, it's a mess. We're at the point where we don't want to buy any more groceries than necessary...
Slow cooker chicken and rice & book giveaway Slow cooker chicken and rice & book giveaway By The Self-Taught Cook 05/29/12 12:00 SLOW COOKER CHICKEN AND RICE 2 C medium-grain rice 1 can cream of chicken soup 1 can cream of mushroom with roasted garlic soup 1 can cream of celery soup 1/2 c unsalted butter 1 1/4 c chicken broth 8 boneless skinless chicken thighs 1 pkg. dry onion soup...
Lime cilantro rice-cookbook giveaway-3 book giveaways Lime cilantro rice-cookbook giveaway-3 book giveaways By The Self-Taught Cook 05/11/12 08:46 A s you may have noticed, we eat a lot of rice around here. Now, I like rice as well as the next person, but occasionally I do need a little variety in my diet. One day this week, I was thinking of making plain white rice when I decided we were needing...
Pork chops & rice-giveaways (kitchen love, books, perfume, kindle)  & free blogger event Pork chops & rice-giveaways (kitchen love, books, perfume, kindle) & free blogger event By The Self-Taught Cook 05/04/12 02:42 PORK CHOPS & RICE 3 pork butt steaks 1 onion, sliced 1 green pepper, sliced into pepper rings Adobo, to taste 2 cans diced tomatoes 1 clove garlic, minced 1/4 c onion, minced 1/4 c green pepper, minced 2 Tbsp cilantro, chopped 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce...
Easy stovetop red beans and rice Easy stovetop red beans and rice By The Self-Taught Cook 04/30/12 11:00 B efore anyone thinks they're experiencing deja vu all over again, I admit it. This is my third recipe for red beans and rice. What can I say? We really like red beans and rice. There is a difference this time. Before, they were slow cooker recipes. But,...
Arroz con pollo a lo aibonito (chicken with rice aibonito) & book giveaways Arroz con pollo a lo aibonito (chicken with rice aibonito) & book giveaways By The Self-Taught Cook 04/17/12 02:32 We have not had enough Puerto Rican food lately. We also have not had enough chicken to suit me. The Wal-Mart chicken tenders we ate last week when I wasn't feeling well do not count as chicken. I decided it was time to try something new. And hence, tonight's...
Arroz con carne molida (rice with ground beef) Arroz con carne molida (rice with ground beef) By The Self-Taught Cook 02/28/12 02:06 I have experienced serious writer's block for the past 24 hours, and really don't have a lot to say about today's recipe. It's Puerto Rican, it's good, it's simple.....Really, what more do I need to say? Arroz con Carne Molida (Rice with Ground Beef) 1/2...
Arroz Con Habichuelas Negras (rice with black beans) Arroz Con Habichuelas Negras (rice with black beans) By The Self-Taught Cook 12/29/11 02:20 There must be as many variations on rice as there are cooks. It all depends on the cook, personal taste, and ingredients on hand. We're still entertaining out-of-town guests, so it's time to start using the ol' imagination. Tonight's variation was Arroz...
Easy slow cooker red beans and rice Easy slow cooker red beans and rice By The Self-Taught Cook 11/10/11 13:18 Well, so much for the change of seasons. The temperatures went back up into the 80's today, and the air conditioner came back on. Unfortunately, my taste buds are wanting cold weather foods, and they will not be denied. Still on the Cajun kick, I decided...
Slow cooker red beans & rice Slow cooker red beans & rice By The Self-Taught Cook 10/26/11 02:25 During the time that I wasn't writing, I was on a Cajun kick, so my next few posts may reflect that. Of course, here in Florida, we don't have autumn as they do in the Northern states, but my tastebuds are still on Kentucky time. This time of the year,...
Puerto rican style corned beef and rice Puerto rican style corned beef and rice By The Self-Taught Cook 02/26/11 23:06 Before we start cooking today, let me tell you my sad news. My laptop is in the shop. : ( It has been for a few days now. Yes, I can use this one (Jorge's), but it just isn't the same. Apparently, even with all my anti-virus protection, my computer was...
Puerto rican-style yellow rice (arroz amarillo) and fried chicken thighs (pollo frito) Puerto rican-style yellow rice (arroz amarillo) and fried chicken thighs (pollo frito) By The Self-Taught Cook 02/08/11 20:43 Eight years ago, Jorge and I were married, and I discovered a new, wonderful cuisine. Puerto Rican food is some of the best food on the planet. Not too spicy, but never dull. They use all the best seasonings; oregano, garlic, onions, olive oil...who wouldn't...

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A self-taught Kentucky cook, addicted to her slow cooker, who learned to cook Puerto Rican food for her husband and loves to read between meals.

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