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Easy Yellow Rice

Jenny smith: "Great! Easy and like this as a side or by itself" Read More
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  • 1 tsp. ground turmeric
  • 1/2 tsp. ground cumin
  • 2 Tbsp. butter (or Earth's Balance, for dairy free and vegan version)
  • 2 cups basmati rice (long grain)
  • 4 cups water
  • 1 tsp. kosher salt
  • chives (chopped, or green onions for garnish, optional)
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    Calories390Calories from Fat60
    Total Fat7g11%
    Saturated Fat3.5g18%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat60
    Total Carbohydrate75g25%
    Dietary Fiber1g4%
    Vitamin A8%
    Vitamin C6%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Jenny smith a month ago
    Great! Easy and like this as a side or by itself
    was good but lacked seasoning.
    K DeLuccio 2 years ago
    I would make this again!
    Gay Shuert 2 years ago
    Very good . I agree with the first reviewer it needed a little more seasoning Pepper would be good I still enjoyed it. If you are serving a lot of people this is perfect as it makes a lot
    Sofia Campbell 2 years ago
    It was pretty good. I will keep the recipe
    Brianna Phipps 2 years ago
    I would add a little more/additional seasoning to this dish, but otherwise it was delicious.
    Ingie 2 years ago
    Turned out good. This recipe made a lot, next time we will halve the ingredients.
    Prez N. 3 years ago
    Good and quick to make. Added a little more of the spices for stronger flavor. I also added toasted sliced almonds for some protein in a vegan/vegetarian meal. My kids like it.
    Marie 3 years ago
    Was completely flavorless. Just tasted like regular rice with a different color. Unless that's the point. in that case, I apologize
    Robinson 3 years ago
    Never had yellow rice before and I was pleasantly surprised. Will make again and again!
    Ada 3 years ago
    Tasty. Had it with tomato yoghurt curry. Family loved it
    Shey 3 years ago
    I used curry powder though and it turned out just a great.
    Smith 3 years ago
    Loved it! Thanks Again repairing again tonight.
    Abigail Breon 3 years ago
    Good. I had to substitute the tumeric the 1st time I made it with curry powder. it is good both ways.
    ManCityFan 3 years ago
    Great! Added peas and carrots which I like
    Margaret 3 years ago
    This was good. I would use more spices next time.
    Njeri Kimz 3 years ago
    Delicious 😋... Was very sweet... Will definitely cook it once more
    Zhu 3 years ago
    Tasty will make it again
    Carey Pearson 3 years ago
    Delicious, easy, a loved by my family! We had it as a side to accompany Babootie a traditional South African Cape Malay dish and it was perfect and savoury. A big hit, and will be featured many more times on my families table! Highly recommend!
    Marcelle D. 3 years ago
    Yummy and easy! I've made it a few times now and will make it again!
    Cynthia Bufford 4 years ago
    Delicious!! Easy to make and quick
    Leah Adoni 4 years ago
    Didn't taste the spices as much as I wanted
    Nicole Whiteaker 4 years ago
    Easy and delicious! I made it as the recipe states, and I plan on adding it into our meal plan rotation
    Silva-Olinga 4 years ago
    this was a perfect recipe
    Jaco Jacobs 4 years ago
    Excellent and easy to make. Will do it again
    Baraa A. 4 years ago
    good taste i just sliced a potato and carrot as cubes mixed with recpie it turned good !! easy to made + short time and that's what guys looking for 😁
    Paul LoPresti 4 years ago
    I used jasmine rice, came out really well. I will use this recipe again.
    Lise B. 4 years ago
    This rice was very flavourul and easy to make.
    Brittany Mock 4 years ago
    Great! I used a little extra Turmeric but that’s the only thing I changed!
    Kat Ellgren 4 years ago
    Easy and yummy, but use more salt.