Aunt Rena's Rice Salad Recipe

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Aunt Rena's Rice Salad

Patsy G

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@lovetocookpatsy

I received great reviews on this salad at my weekly Sunday Open House. My Aunt used to make it a long time ago,we haven't had it in ages.
She never measured the ingredients,I forgot to measure when I made it. I know I'll make it again soon and I will measure,in the meantime, rice is the largest amount,the remaining ingredients to taste. Guessing,I would say 1 tablespoon of mayo to 1/2 teaspoon Dijon.The bacon is optional because I'm not a fan of bacon but my Aunt always added to her salad.


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Ingredients

cooked rice,chilled mayo
green peas
celery,minced
chicken,cooked and chopped or small boiled cooked shrimp
boiled eggs,minced
ortega brand green chilies,minced
sliced black olives
pimientos,minced
mushrooms,raw or canned,minced( i prefer canned)
green bell pepper,minced
green onions,minced
salt & pepper,to taste
bacon,cooked crisp,crumbled. optional

DRESSING:

dijon mustard
mayo

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine salad ingredients. Mix well. Combine mustard and mayo,mix well. Add just enough dressing to moisten salad ingredients.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy