Rice 101
Rice Types
Rice History
Rice Products
Healthy Diet
Gluten Free
Brown Rice
Dairy Alternative
How It's Made

Whole Grain Goodness. Whole Grain Taste.

Intro Text: Brown rice is one of the world's healthiest foods. Only the hard, inedible hull is removed from brown rice, leaving the bran and fatty acids that are essential for healping you achieve optimal health.

Many people prefer white rice because of its softer texture and the misconceived notion that it is somehow more difficult to make than white rice.

Brown rice does take more time to prepare, as water needs to penetrate the outer bran layers in order to make them soft. However, the nutritional benefits of brown rice must be taken into consideration when examining oneís overall diet and eating habits. Fortunately, many people are beginning to appreciate the healthy qualities of brown rice, in addition to its chewier texture and wonderful, nutty taste. Brown rice can be a wonderful addition to many meals and can easily be substituted for white rice.

Related Content: Link to Traditional Meat Loaf Recipe - Gluten-Free, Made With Brown Rice

Taste the Difference Today. Your Body Will Thank You Tomorrow.

All of our rice products are available in both white and brown varieties. Try it for yourself.

Links and Photos: Kokuhuro Brown, Aar Cee Brown Basmati, Tex Farm Long Grain Brown, Tsuru Mai, Pacific Jasmine Brown & Red

Related Content Blurbs:

Blurb Text: Brown Rice is an excellent food to help keep your body healthy. Rice has the following nutritional benefits:

  • Excellent source of carbohydrates
  • Good energy source
  • Low fat
  • Low salt
  • No cholesterol
  • Low sugar
  • No gluten
  • No additives
  • No preservatives

Rice supplies half of the daily calories for half of the world's population. In fact, in some parts of the world, the words, "to eat", literally mean, "to eat rice".

 

Recipes

Canadian Style Rice Cakes

Canadian Style Rice Cakes

In a large saucepan, melt butter over medium high heat. Cook onions until translucent, about 5 minutes. Add garlic and cook one minute. Add rice, stirring constantly until rice is completely coated with butter and begins to toast. Stir in mushrooms; cook until liquid has evaporated, about 5 minutes. Continue Reading

Baby Congee

Baby Congee

This savoury rice porridge contains many of the ingredients that baby needs to get through the day. Adding scant amounts of ginger, garlic and chicken to mild rice is a great way to introduce new flavours to your baby. The oil in this recipe is a good source of fat, which supplies energy and aids in the absorption of fat-soluble vitamins. The carbohydrates found in rice provide another source of energy and assist in the utilization of fats. Continue Reading

Rice and Beef Burritos

Rice and Beef Burritos

Rice and Beef Burritos offer families a portable and worry-free meal when leading an on-the-go lifestyle. Whether running to soccer practice, swimming lessons or a t-ball game, rice, fresh vegetables, black beans and lean ground beef will give your body the fuel it needs for maximum performance. Continue Reading