It's the ideal accompaniment for our speedy prawn and mango rice salad, tastes delicious as part of our roast sea bass with wild rice and lemon and can even be used for dessert – just try our creamy rice and cardamom pudding to take you right back to your school days!
With all these rice recipes to tempt you, why not be inspired today and cook up a deliciously healthy dinner tonight.
Delicious Rice recipes
A delicous, hearty supper of spiced aubergine and tamarind rice you'll make again and again
The Hairy Bikers cooked this delicious coconut and sticky rice pudding on a tropical island beach in their show, and it tastes just like sunshine...
These spicy lamb meatballs work really well with the rice salad to make a delicious dinner everyone can enjoy with a bit of a Middle Eastern feel to it
Arabic sweet spiced chicken with raisin and almond rice, also called Kabsa in Syria, is full of warm spices including cardamom, cinnamon and cloves. It's ready in just 40 minutes
Egg fried rice is the perfect accompaniment to prawns, stir-fried chicken or Chinese-style barbecued pork
Jambalaya is a wonderful Louisiana rice dish - a sort of Creole paella. The Hairy Bikers' version cuts down on the fat, but maintains all the spicy flavour
Enjoy this brown rice salad with broad beans, artichokes and dill on its own for dinner and why not crumble some salty feta cheese over the top
Traditionally Greek dolmades are made with the first vine leaves of spring. These are stuffed with plump rice, raisins, pistachios and fresh herbs