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what goes w/ rice?

Last night I made rice w/ broccoli and cheese...sooo yummy. I could eat it by itself, but SO prefers rice to be a side dish only. I could use some suggestions! What goes with rice? What do you serve rice with?

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Owl_Feather

Asked by Owl_Feather at 3:35 PM on Jan. 13, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Chicken, pork chop. Any meat would go good with rice.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:37 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • Beans beans beans! black, pinto, navy you name it! I even like chili over my rice..with beans of course!
    chefronswife

    Answer by chefronswife at 3:37 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • well the rice has broccoli and cheese in it....would chili still be a good option? that does sound kinda good, and different. we never eat chili!
    Owl_Feather

    Answer by Owl_Feather at 3:38 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • Grilled chicken teriyaki 1/2 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup orange juice 2 table spoons sugar 2 table spoons oil 1/2 tea spoon ground ginger 2 cloves garlic chopped/crushed 8 chicken breast In dish or bag mix all ingredients. Coat chicken, let sit over night Grill or bake

    bizima4

    Answer by bizima4 at 3:39 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • ecodani

    Answer by ecodani at 3:43 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • anything :D

    my family though eats more chicken than red meat, and we don't eat pork.

    I just season up some chicken breasts and bake them. We have the rice with broccoli and cheese quite often :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:07 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • Ooh, a roasted chicken, or even a rotisserie chicken if your grocery store sells them, for something quick & easy! You could slice a steak thin & saute it, same with boneless skinless chicken breasts. I don't know, I'm a big fan of chicken & rice! How'd you make the rice? What's your recipe? My family loves rice, and broccoli & cheese too, lol!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:56 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • I typically hear about it being served as a side with baked fish and with Mexican dishes. :) You could also mix peas and corn in it as a side dish.
    MommyRuby2008

    Answer by MommyRuby2008 at 6:35 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • ANYTHING. Rice really doesn't have much of a flavor and takes on the flavor of what you cook it with. I make wild rice w/ some chicken stock, grilled chicken, salad. I love things on my rice though. Curries, chinese, peanut sauce, etc.
    MoonLover06

    Answer by MoonLover06 at 9:22 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • chicken strips, chicken nuggets
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 9:47 PM on Jan. 16, 2010

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