Simple Orange Rice

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Vicki Butts (lazyme)

By
@lazyme5909

From Simple Hawaiian Cookery.

ETA
I made this for company and everyone raved. It was simple to make, creamy, and had a delicate orange flavor. It's already been requested again. :)

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

3 Tbsp
butter
1 c
celery (with leaves), diced
2 Tbsp
onions, chopped
2 Tbsp
orange rind, slivered
2 c
orange juice
2 c
cooked rice
3/4 tsp
salt
1/8 tsp
thyme

How to Make Simple Orange Rice

Step-by-Step

  • 1Melt butter in deep saucepan.
  • 2Add celery and onion; cook until onion is tender, but not brown.
  • 3Stir in orange rind and juice; bring to a boil.
  • 4Add cooked rice, salt and thyme; mix just enough to moisten all the rice.
  • 5Remove from heat; cover and let stand several minutes.
  • 6Fluff with fork before spooning into center of crown roast of pork, or serve with baked ham or Hawaiian-style chicken.

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About Simple Orange Rice

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Hawaiian/Polynesian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy