Need to get dinner on the table fast? On a budget? Care about your health?
Here are a dozen plus frugal entrees that you can make while the rice cooks. You probably already have most of the ingredients for them in your kitchen!
Simply start your rice in the rice cooker, microwave or on the stove top, and make the finish the rest of the meal before the rice is done!
For those who are interested, these meals either are gluten-free, or can easily be made gluten free with the use of things like gluten-free soy sauce & gluten free tortillas.
Mix & Match Italian Rice Salad
Lentil & Rice Salad (use canned lentils, or precooked lentils from your freezer)
Asian Peanut Rice Bowl
Build Your Own Week of Meals - any style Rice Bowl
Chinese Restaurant Food
Claire's Southern Delight
Curried Chickpeas over Rice
Fill Your Own Tortilla Night
Indian Chickpeas in Ginger Sauce over Rice
Mediterranean Chickpeas & Vegetables
Shiitake Rice Bowl
Indian Spiced Blackeye Peas over Rice
Also - if there's any rice left over, check out this post!
Rice - Ten Things to Do with Leftover Rice (9 GF)
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