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

Greek Garden Rice Salad

Greek Garden Rice Salad

Inspired by the foods of Greece, this light Mediterranean dish made with sun-dried tomatoes, kalamata olives, feta cheese and U.S. Rice is a perfect accompaniment to summertime barbeques or on its own as a cool light lunch. Continue Reading

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

Arroz Con Pollo

Arroz Con Pollo

Meaning "rice with chicken" in Spanish, this dish is traditionally made with tomatoes, green peppers and saffron. For less than five dollars a person, this twist on a Latin American classic contains all of the major food groups and will not only please your pocket book, but your family too. Continue Reading