Here Are Sixteen Meals That Can Be Made With Rice(How Many Have You Tasted?)
Rice is eaten in some shape or form in every country in the world. Here is a checklist of sixteen rice dishes. How many have you eaten?
Jollof Rice: Jollof Rice is a very popular Nigerian food. It is prepared by boiling rice in tomato stew. Potential garnishing includes, but is not limited to: assorted meat, crayfish, vegetables etc.
Sushi: This is a traditional Japanese delicacy. The ingredients consist mainly of specially prepared rice with raw seafood and vegetables.
Coconut Rice: This is a delicious meal that is made by boiling rice with coconut milk.
Nigerian Dirty Rice: This is a one pot dish. Add spices, liver and stir fry everything.
Rice Krispies: Rice is the main ingredient of popular cereal Rice Krispies. Have you tasted it?
Tuwo Shinkafa: This is a rice based dish from Northern Nigeria. It is usually served with soups.
Nigerian Fried Rice: This is another widely popular dish in Nigeria. It is famous for it’s yellow colour. Ingredients include: meat stock, vegetables, thyme, curry powder etc.
Rice Bread: Rice can be used to make rice flour which is an alternative to wheat flour. This is used to make gluten free rice bread.
Chinese Fried Rice: This delicious recipe is made by stir frying rice with vegetables, egg and soy sauce over high heat.
Risotto: Risotto is an Italian rice dish, which involves cooking rice in a meat, fish or vegetable broth until it becomes soft and creamy. The rice is not parboiled to maintain the starch.
Ofada Rice: Ofada rice is known for it’s aromatic smell. It is native to Ogun State, Nigeria. It is traditionally served in an uma leaf with a specially prepared stew.
Banga Rice: The secret ingredient to this Nigerian dish is palm fruit, which provides the signature colouring and aroma.
Mochi : Mochi is a Japanese rice cake. Ingredients such as: water, sugar and cornstarch are added, the mixture is then pounded and molded into any desired shape.
Mochi Ice Cream: This confection is made of mochi but is filled with ice cream.
White Rice: White Rice and stew is one of the most iconic meals in Nigeria. It is very uncomplicated to prepare: the rice is parboiled and boiled until it is soft. It can be served with beans, pasta, plantain and is usually served with tomato stew.