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Quick and Healthy with Minute® Ready to Serve Rice!

A fresh side dish or light lunch that just bursts with flavor, color, and texture. It's ready in less than 2 minutes! Add cooked grilled chicken or shrimp for a protein packed, healthy meal.
Course Quick Meal
Cuisine Microwave
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute
Total Time 3 minutes
Servings 1
Author Marye Audet


  • 1 container Multi-Grain Medley Minute® Ready to Serve Rice
  • 2 tablespoons of chopped pecans
  • 2 tablespoons of dried cranberries
  • 2 tablespoons chopped celery , optional
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped romaine lettuce
  • 1/4 cup citrus vinaigrette
  • Vinaigrette
  • 3/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup white wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice
  • 1 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon fresh grapefruit juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest
  • 1/4 teaspoon grated fresh ginger


  • Remove the film from the top of the Minute® Ready to Serve Rice, Multi-Grain Medley.
  • Microwave for one minute.
  • Fluff with a fork and turn out onto a plate.
  • Stir in the pecans, celery, cranberries, and lettuce.
  • Pour vinaigrette over the top and mix lightly.
  • Vinaigrette
  • Shake all the ingredients together and add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Keeps in the refrigerator for up to a month. Shake before using.