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Acorn Squash Stuffed with Brown Rice, Kale, Cranberries and Pecans

Stuffed Acorn Squash with Brown Rice, Kale, Cranberries and Pecans

This recipe for stuffed acorn squash with brown rice, kale, cranberries and pecans is a delicious and creative use for acorn squash that can be prepared ahead of time and easily reheated for lunches and dinners throughout the week.

Stuffed Acorn Squash with Brown Rice, Kale, Cranberries and Pecans

I am in full fall food mode and have been buying up all the winter squash at the farmers market. This recipe came together when I was looking for something to do with my squash other than roast it and eat it. Acorn squash just lends itself to stuffing so I created a recipe with all of my favorite things!

Acorn Squash

While I was cooking my rice and assembling the filling, I threw the halved acorn squash in the oven to roast.

Onion

My filling was a mix of sautéed onion, shallots, kale and garlic with pecans, dried cranberries and fresh sage.

Stuffed Acorn Squash Filling

I also added some shredded cooked chicken to my filling but if you’re going for a meatless meal, you wouldn’t miss it. This would also be a great use for leftover Thanksgiving turkey!

Stuffed Acorn Squash with Brown Rice, Kale, Cranberries and Pecans

I removed the squash from the oven once they were tender and piled them high with the brown rice stuffing mixture.

Stuffed Acorn Squash with Brown Rice, Kale, Cranberries and Pecans

And then topped them with shredded goat gouda. You could leave the cheese off but I’m firmly in the camp that a little cheese makes everything taste even better!

Stuffed Acorn Squash with Brown Rice, Kale, Cranberries and Pecans

I popped the squash back in the oven to finish cooking with the stuffing and took the dog for a quick walk. When I got home the house smelled amazing and I had a beautiful pan full of stuffed squash. Sadly, I had to run off to the yoga studio to teach but it was such a treat to have dinner waiting for me when I got home. It’s a simple, one-dish meal and one of my favorite fall recipes that I have ever created.

Stuffed Acorn Squash with Brown Rice, Kale, Cranberries and Pecans

What was meant to be a simple weeknight dinner turned into something much more delicious. I want to serve this to friends and family this holiday season! It would be a beautiful entertaining meal, especially for a holiday luncheon or a simple dinner.

Stuffed Acorn Squash with Brown Rice, Kale, Cranberries and Pecans

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Prep: Cook: Yield: 4 servingsTotal:

You'll Need...

  • 2 acorn squash
  • 2 cups cooked brown rice (or quinoa)
  • 1/2 large onion
  • 2 cups chopped fresh kale
  • 1 small shallot, finely diced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil, plus a little more
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries
  • 1 tablespoon butter (optional but highly suggested)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh sage, finely diced
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 cup shredded cheese (mozzarella, white cheddar, gouda, monterey jack, etc)

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Cut the squash in half and scoop out the seeds. Place squash flesh side down in a baking dish and add about 1 inch of water to the pan. Loosely cover with foil and place in oven to bake until tender, about 30-45 minutes.
  2. In the meantime, prepare rice according to package directions. While rice and squash are cooking, sauté the onion, kale and shallots in a large pan with 1 tablespoon of olive oil. Once onions are soft and translucent and kale has wilted down, add the garlic and cook for about 1-2 more minutes. Remove from heat and stir in pecans and cranberries. Place cooked rice in a bowl and add butter and salt/pepper to taste. Add the sautéed veggie mixture and fresh sage and toss to combine. Season again to taste with salt and pepper.
  3. Remove squash from the oven and carefully flip flesh side up. Pour any remaining water out of the baking dish. Fill the squash with the stuffing mixture, letting it overflow a bit. Top with cheese if desired. Return to the oven and cook for another 20-25 minutes or until cheese is melted and everything is heated through.
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  • 1
    Joy November 17, 2014, 12:36 pm

    Lately my favorite way to use brown rice is to put it in burritos. I cook up some spicy tomatoes, onions, and beans and add in the rice and put it all in a wrap , top with hot sauce, and deeeelicious.

  • 2
    Shannon November 17, 2014, 12:48 pm

    I love Success rice! It makes for a very easy fried rice that is soo yummy.

  • 3
    KMM November 17, 2014, 12:49 pm

    I love to make a healthier version of fried rice at home with tons of veggies.

  • 4
    Katie November 17, 2014, 1:05 pm

    I love brown rice on burritos! They really add to the full factor.

  • 5
    Amy November 17, 2014, 1:06 pm

    brown rice broccoli and cheese casserole at Thanksgiving…yum!

  • 6
    meredith @ The Cookie ChRUNicles November 17, 2014, 1:20 pm

    I love the look of this recipe! I eat brown rice all of the time because I love the texture, especially when used in stir fry recipes!

  • 7
    Jennifer November 17, 2014, 1:33 pm

    I love brown rice with stir-fried vegetables… but I agree, often the long cooking time makes me avoid it.

  • 8
    Stephanie November 17, 2014, 1:33 pm

    Stir fry — or health fried rice!

  • 9
    Claire November 17, 2014, 1:38 pm

    I mostly use it in stuffed peppers.

  • 10
    Hillary | Nutrition Nut on the Run November 17, 2014, 1:47 pm

    I love to eat brown rice with stir-fry!

  • 11
    Natalie November 17, 2014, 1:53 pm

    My favorite way to eat rice is in bean burritos!

  • 12
    Nicole @ Runs & WODs November 17, 2014, 2:04 pm

    This recipe looks delicious!! My mom makes a delicious beef and veggie stew and puts brown rice in it. Yum!

  • 13
    Meghan November 17, 2014, 2:24 pm

    I love brown rice & stir fry 🙂

  • 14
    Rebecca @ Strength and Sunshine November 17, 2014, 2:26 pm

    I love keeping brown rice simple! I just love the nutty flavor it has alone!

  • 15
    ErikaMC November 17, 2014, 2:38 pm

    I have used brown rice stuffed in acron squash before but your recipe looks even better than the one I made.

  • 16
    Jen rose November 17, 2014, 3:00 pm

    I make a killer pilaf with brown and wild rice, nuts and dried fruit. Yum!

  • 17
    Laura November 17, 2014, 3:03 pm

    Although not traditional, rice krispies are one of my favorite holiday treats! I think little rice krispie christmas trees are the cutest!

  • 18
    Rachel J November 17, 2014, 3:15 pm

    I love using brown rice to make a quick stir fry dinner. Chicken, beef, or shrimp with some veggies- easy, healthy and delicious!

  • 19
    Carolyn November 17, 2014, 3:17 pm

    brown rice + crumbled veggie burger + salsa + parmesan

  • 20
    Kris November 17, 2014, 3:27 pm

    I love black bean soup with brown rice. I make the soup and rice separately then put them together just before eating. Delicious.

  • 21
    Amanda November 17, 2014, 3:35 pm

    I love using brown rice in veggie burgers!

  • 22
    Jen November 17, 2014, 3:49 pm

    love putting it in salads 🙂

  • 23
    Kim N November 17, 2014, 3:51 pm

    I love mixing rice with parm cheese and broccoli.

  • 24
    Julie November 17, 2014, 3:54 pm

    Stir fry is my most requested meal by the fam. I just made it last night as a matter of fact!

  • 25
    Tara | Treble in the Kitchen November 17, 2014, 3:59 pm

    Oh my gosh. This looks so good!! Favorite way to enjoy brown rice? Honestly, plain!! HA I just love the nutty flavor and chewy texture 🙂

  • 26
    Mami2jcn November 17, 2014, 3:59 pm

    My favorite holiday rice dish is paella marinera. It’s my favorite!

  • 27
    Mami2jcn November 17, 2014, 4:01 pm

    tweet–https://twitter.com/mami2jcn/status/534451121142902784

  • 28
    Kristen B November 17, 2014, 4:12 pm

    I love using brown rice to make stuffed peppers and a healthy at home version of fried rice 🙂

  • 29
    heather November 17, 2014, 4:12 pm

    My favorite way to use brown rice is under stir fry veggies.

  • 30
    Pam November 17, 2014, 4:48 pm

    My family really likes stuffed bell peppers. I mix brown rice, black beans, jalapeños, onions, tomatoes, and ground turkey together, stuff the bell peppers, cover in tomatoe sauce and bake. Add shredded cheese just before they are done. Yummy! I make mine meatless!

  • 31
    Amy November 17, 2014, 4:58 pm

    I’m a big fan of rice with stir fries. This recipe sounds amazing, though-I love acorn squash, but needed a change from eating it plain!

  • 32
    Betsy November 17, 2014, 5:15 pm

    Brown rice in stuffed peppers! I would love to find a great homemade rice & beans recipe rather than the packaged recipes though.

  • 33
    Leah November 17, 2014, 5:21 pm

    I love making sushi rolls with avocado, cucumber, salmon, or shrimp, and brown rice. Best combo!

  • 34
    Mattie @ Comfy & Confident November 17, 2014, 5:31 pm

    First, that looks absolutely delicious. I made something similar the other day and was very pleased. I am a huge fan of using brown rice as the base to my stir fry dinners. It always adds a nice touch and healthy carbs.

  • 35
    Carrie (This Fit Chick) November 17, 2014, 6:18 pm

    I would definitely do a stir fry!

  • 36
    R November 17, 2014, 6:18 pm

    This looks really good. We have eaten so much fall squash already this season too!!! We use brown rice as a base for our curries or roasted veggies.

  • 37
    Amanda November 17, 2014, 6:20 pm

    I love brown rice in homemade burrito bowls!

    Question….did you reheat the acorn squash when you got home or eat it cold? If so, microwave/oven and for how long? This recipe sounds super tasty!

  • 38
    Elena November 17, 2014, 6:41 pm

    I like to make chicken rice bake with brown rice

  • 39
    Elena November 17, 2014, 6:44 pm
  • 40
    Nicole Dz November 17, 2014, 6:50 pm

    My favorite way to use brown rice is by making a veggie stir fry with all fresh local grown veggies.

  • 41
    Nicole Dz November 17, 2014, 6:51 pm
  • 42
    Jamie Sobolewski November 17, 2014, 7:03 pm

    I’m so basic/boring but I use Trader Joes microwave organic brown rice as a base for a simple lunch— brown rice, beans, chicken, veggies, some type of sauce– easy and healthy!

  • 43
    Lisa November 17, 2014, 7:05 pm

    I love pairing brown rice with black bean chili!

  • 44
    Tina November 17, 2014, 7:34 pm

    I love topping my salads with some leftover brown rice!

  • 45
    Ella November 17, 2014, 7:55 pm

    My new favorite way to use brown rice is the same recipe! I made it last week and loved it!

  • 46
    rachel h November 17, 2014, 7:57 pm

    i’m the same way… I love to have brown rice as a side with dinner, but I don’t like to wait for it to cook. I will def be checking out Success rice now that I know the bag is BPA free.

  • 47
    Danielle Roseboom November 17, 2014, 8:21 pm

    I love adding rice to chicken lettuce wraps or adding some to my salad to change things up!

  • 48
    Natalie November 17, 2014, 8:46 pm

    I love using brown rice as a base to a delicious stir fry with a lot of veggies and shrimp.

  • 49
    Natalie November 17, 2014, 8:48 pm
  • 50
    Danietta November 17, 2014, 9:14 pm

    I cook brown rice in chicken stock then add shredded rotisserie chicken for a quick chicken and rice soup.

  • 51
    Kelly D November 17, 2014, 9:31 pm

    My favorite holiday rice dish is cranberry walnut rice.

  • 52
    Janelle H November 17, 2014, 9:37 pm

    I love making a Lebanese dish called hushwee with brown rice. It’s amazing!! Rice, shredded chicken, ground beef, pine nuts and lots of ethnic spices

  • 53
    Christina C November 17, 2014, 9:49 pm

    My favorite way is in “burrito bowls” with homemade black beans, avocado, and lots of salsa. So good!

  • 54
    Stephanie November 17, 2014, 10:03 pm

    I love putting brown rice into my homemade burrito bowls!

  • 55
    Keri November 17, 2014, 10:05 pm

    I love to use brown rice in stir fries!

  • 56
    Jackie November 17, 2014, 10:09 pm

    Lately I’ve been loving homemade rice bowls with brown rice, vegetables, chickpeas and salsa as an autumn alternative to quick summer salads. So easy to bring to work for lunch!

  • 57
    Lauren November 17, 2014, 10:15 pm

    I love using brown rice in my stuffed ground turkey peppers!

  • 58
    Georgina November 17, 2014, 10:22 pm

    I always used to make brown rice that took 50 minutes to cook…recently started using instant and I don’t know why I didn’t sooner! I love making brown rice bowls with lots of roasted veggies, beans, and cheese. Yum!

  • 59
    Kristen November 17, 2014, 10:24 pm

    I love using brown rice to make fried veggie brown rice. I also like to mix it with squash!

  • 60
    Christine November 17, 2014, 10:25 pm

    We use brown rice mostly in stir-fry dishes. Love your blog!

  • 61
    Maggie November 17, 2014, 10:31 pm

    I love to make homemade ‘chipotle-style’ burrito bowls with brown rice, spiced chicken, veggies, beans, salsa, and guac. It is way cheaper to make the same thing at home!

  • 62
    Laura T. November 17, 2014, 10:34 pm

    I made a thai red curry beef stew this weekend in the crockpot and have been putting that over rice. soooo delicious!

  • 63
    Danielle Fehring November 17, 2014, 10:36 pm
  • 64
    Danielle Fehring November 17, 2014, 10:37 pm

    I love to enjoy Brown rice mixed in wild rice soup.

  • 65
    Jennie November 17, 2014, 10:48 pm

    I mix it with black beans, sliced avocado, salsa and cheese for a super-quick, satisfying, healthy dinner.

  • 66
    Jordan D. November 17, 2014, 10:49 pm

    I use brown rice in my homemade burrito bowls and in stir fry. Rice pudding is a favorite holiday dessert of mine!

  • 67
    Heather Poe November 17, 2014, 11:02 pm

    I like to use brown rice to make rice pudding. Add some cinnamon, raisins milk, eggs and some maple syrup. It’s amazing!

  • 68
    Beth November 17, 2014, 11:32 pm

    I use brown rice in my burrito bowls, with fried rice,, or to bulk up a soup or chiki

  • 69
    Katie T November 18, 2014, 1:22 am

    my favorite rice dish is a recipe my mom makes for the holidays, especially when there are a bunch of people around. It’s shrimp fried rice, but it’s got so many delicious ingredients in one pot! Shrimp, egg, bacon, green onion, garlic, rice Yummm.

  • 70
    Kristi November 18, 2014, 6:19 am

    Stuffed peppers with rice must be my favorite!

  • 71
    Vangie K. November 18, 2014, 6:41 am

    I love using brown rice in vegan stir-fry:)

  • 72
    lauren November 18, 2014, 7:22 am

    I really like it with chicken coconut curry.

  • 73
    Dana Hauck November 18, 2014, 7:34 am

    I’m going to go a different route and say I love a bowl of rice with a little cinnamon, sugar and milk – SO Good and makes me think of the holidays 🙂

  • 74
    Michelle November 18, 2014, 8:04 am

    My favorite way to eat brown rice is with a veggie stir-fry!

  • 75
    Heather November 18, 2014, 8:11 am

    I love to mix kale, sweet potato and chicken in with brown rice.

  • 76
    Allie November 18, 2014, 8:53 am

    I love serving brown rice with steamed veggies. I know this sounds random. But mashing avocado and brown rice is really delicious!

  • 77
    ali November 18, 2014, 9:01 am

    brown rice pudding w/ mangos and coconut milk……. yum!

  • 78
    Hannah November 18, 2014, 9:32 am

    I love brown rice with veggies of any sort, but especially spinach and butternut squash!

  • 79
    Danielle November 18, 2014, 10:06 am

    Love using brown rice for homemade burrito bowls!

  • 80
    Jen November 18, 2014, 10:40 am

    I love brown rice in veggie stir-fries and burrito bowls!

  • 81
    Christine November 18, 2014, 11:08 am

    I like brown rice porridge instead of oatmeal for breakfast.

  • 82
    cara November 18, 2014, 11:10 am

    i love using brown rice with stirfrys!

  • 83
    Sarah @ KS Runner November 18, 2014, 11:17 am

    I always use the boil in bag brown rice to make stuffed peppers. It’s so quick and easy and helps so much for easy dinners that I can reheat on busy days!

  • 84
    Natasha November 18, 2014, 11:21 am

    Brown rice makes homemade burrito bowls that much better!

  • 85
    MJ November 18, 2014, 11:24 am

    I love eating brown rice with black or kidney beans!

  • 86
    Misty November 18, 2014, 11:25 am

    I like to eat brown rice mixed with ground beef and sauteed zucchini. So good!

  • 87
    Liz November 18, 2014, 11:48 am

    My favorite way to eat brown rice is with a vegetable stir fry

  • 88
    Lisa November 18, 2014, 1:23 pm

    I use brown rice to make a dish every year at Thanksgiving. It has mushrooms, onions, and beef consommé–super rich and delicious!

  • 89
    Devin Self November 18, 2014, 1:32 pm

    I am making this recipe ASAP! all of my favorites combined into one dish:) I love brown rice because it is so versatile! One thing I do around the holidays/cold weather is make a brown rice breakfast pudding made with almond milk! it’s so good and gives a little variation to the regular oatmeal. i also like brown rice mixed with winter squashes, kale, and some toasted almonds. yumm

  • 90
    Sara November 18, 2014, 1:40 pm

    I love to use brown rice in Hoppin’ John on new years! It is Lucky and we eat it every year!!! 🙂

  • 91
    Rebecca November 18, 2014, 1:52 pm

    I love using brown rice when I’m making a stir fry!

  • 92
    Britt November 18, 2014, 2:06 pm

    I made dirty brown rice with veggies, shrimp and lean ground beef the other night. It’s delish!!

  • 93
    Mandi S November 18, 2014, 2:19 pm

    Def chicken fried rice! YUM

  • 94
    Emma Hogg November 18, 2014, 4:13 pm

    I LOVE using brown rice for just about anything! A nice cup of homemade chicken noodle soup with some brown rice in it makes for the perfect holiday comfort meal.

  • 95
    Lisa Brown November 18, 2014, 4:54 pm

    I like brown rice stuffing with apples, pecans and cranberries

  • 96
    Lisa Brown November 18, 2014, 4:55 pm
  • 97
    Caroline November 18, 2014, 4:58 pm

    I’m making this for a vegetarian thanksgiving dish! Normally, I love brown rice in stuffed peppers.

  • 98
    steven weber November 18, 2014, 5:12 pm

    I use brown rice when I make casseroles.

  • 99
    Amy Deckard November 18, 2014, 6:28 pm

    This will be great with leftover turkey!

  • 100
    Janay November 18, 2014, 7:30 pm

    Love to use it for everything, add to meat to make it go further, veggie and chicken stir fry, lots of uses. Love this idea too.

  • 101
    Melissa November 18, 2014, 10:21 pm

    I love it with stir-fry veggies … And also just topped with hummus 🙂

  • 102
    Julie Wood November 19, 2014, 8:44 am

    My favorite way to use Brown rice is when I make my Chicken Rice Rollups with Lettuce leaves. It tastes so good!

  • 103
    Julie Wood November 19, 2014, 8:44 am
  • 104
    Amanda P November 19, 2014, 1:21 pm

    my favorite way to eat rice is w/ saucy mexican enchiladas.

  • 105
    Julie November 19, 2014, 1:50 pm

    Just got some acorn squash at the farmers market can’t wait to try this!

  • 106
    Aly November 19, 2014, 10:42 pm

    I love to make stir fry with a wide variety of ingredients and often use couscous or quinoa because they cook so quickly. Helpful to know about this rice!

  • 107
    Vincent November 20, 2014, 1:11 am

    We’ll try this recipe for sure…looks delicious!
    We usually have rice with chicken & veggie kebabs.

  • 108
    Vincent November 20, 2014, 1:18 am
  • 109
    Elle November 20, 2014, 9:08 am

    I love stuffed roasted red peppers with the stuffing mixture being made with brown rice, onions, garlic, tomato sauce, etc..

  • 110
    Elle November 20, 2014, 9:11 am
  • 111
    Shannon November 20, 2014, 2:38 pm

    I like to make a simple “rice pudding” for breakfast the next morning! Simmer with some almond milk, nuts, cinnamon, dried fruit…a new spin if you’re tired of oats!

  • 112
    rachel November 20, 2014, 3:25 pm

    I love it in stuffed pepper soup == a winter classic!

  • 113
    Jen November 21, 2014, 5:21 am

    I love to mix brown rice with this black bean and corn salsa I make. It turns everything into a super simple meal!

  • 114
    Katie M November 22, 2014, 9:58 am

    I love to add brown rice to soup. It adds such a nice texture, and it is great for making soup a bit heartier.

  • 115
    Katie M November 22, 2014, 10:00 am
  • 116
    D Schmidt November 23, 2014, 7:42 pm

    I like to use brown rice in a mushroom stuffing recipe.

  • 117
    Jessie C. November 23, 2014, 10:35 pm

    My favorite way to use brown rice is to make roasted garlic basil brown rice dish.
    tcarolinep at gmail dot com

  • 118
    Jessie C. November 23, 2014, 10:37 pm

    -https://twitter.com/tcarolinep/status/536724389321248768

  • 119
    Cayla November 24, 2014, 12:33 am

    I love using brown rice for stuffed bell peppers

  • 120
    Leah November 24, 2014, 5:49 pm

    I keep my meals simple. Brown rice and chicken or fish.

  • 121
    zoë November 24, 2014, 5:58 pm

    I love brown rice in turkey and bean chili. I love brown rice sushi too!

  • 122
    Jessica Mason November 24, 2014, 11:40 pm

    I love brown rice in burritos and this sounds strange, but it is awesome with poppyseed dressing!

  • 123
    Ashley November 25, 2014, 11:41 am

    Since I’m allergic to everything on the planet, lol, brown rice is one of the few grains I can actually eat so I use it in EVERYTHING! My favorite use is to top it with my own dairy free versions of Tikka Masala or Hungarian Paprikash but Brown Rice Bread toast comes as a close second….

  • 124
    Shannon S November 26, 2014, 2:34 pm

    I love brown rice with jerk chicken

  • 125
    Shannon S November 26, 2014, 2:36 pm
  • 126
    Andrea Darst November 26, 2014, 2:42 pm

    In a stir fry with chicken and tons of veggies!

  • 127
    Andrea Darst November 26, 2014, 2:45 pm
  • 128
    Keri November 26, 2014, 9:07 pm

    i love to make stirfries!

  • 129
    Gina M November 30, 2014, 3:21 am

    We love to make a creamy vanilla rice pudding!

    Thanks for the chance to win!
    wildorchid985 AT gmail DOT com

  • 130
    Gina M November 30, 2014, 3:24 am

    tweet–https://twitter.com/WildOrchid985/status/538971783509344256

  • 131
    Stephanie Phelps November 30, 2014, 2:03 pm

    My favorite brown rice recipe is Salmon and Citrus Rice Bowl.

  • 132
    Stephanie Phelps November 30, 2014, 2:05 pm
  • 133
    tina m November 30, 2014, 2:52 pm

    i like Baja Black Beans Corn and Rice

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    tina m November 30, 2014, 2:53 pm
  • 135
    sandra December 3, 2014, 11:00 am

    in fried rice

  • 136
    Joan M Carr December 5, 2014, 7:25 am

    looks great cant wait to try it

  • 137
    Norma December 6, 2014, 12:02 am

    I love rice pudding!

  • 138
    LAMusing December 6, 2014, 12:04 am

    Turkey and rice soup is a great way to use up leftover holiday turkey 🙂

  • 139
    Susan Smith December 6, 2014, 1:57 pm

    This looks yummy! Our favorite rice dish is chicken over rice.

  • 140
    Susan Smith December 6, 2014, 1:59 pm
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    Janice December 6, 2014, 3:58 pm

    fried rice!

  • 142
    Barbara M December 6, 2014, 11:47 pm

    We love brown rice with black beans and salsa.
    thank you

  • 143
    Barbara M December 6, 2014, 11:48 pm
  • 144
    Rebecca December 9, 2014, 9:27 pm

    I like chicken and rice soup. It’s comfort food when it’s cold out!

  • 145
    teresa b December 10, 2014, 12:05 am

    my family loves stir fry with rice

  • 146
    anna pry December 11, 2014, 5:13 pm

    i make chicken stir fry with brown rice pryfamily5@gmail.com

  • 147
    anna pry December 11, 2014, 5:14 pm
  • 148
    ELIZABETH P December 14, 2014, 5:59 pm

    I love to add rice to my vegetables…it makes them taste better and offers a filling but healthy side dish. truckredford(at)gmail(Dot)com

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    ELIZABETH P December 14, 2014, 6:00 pm
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    Anne December 15, 2014, 11:55 am

    After I roast a turkey or chicken, the leftovers (and any leftover veggies) go into an oniony cream sauce that I flavor with thyme or tarragon, then serve over rice, preferably brown rice, because brown rice holds up well to the sauce and adds a chewy texture. This meal is a favorite in our house!

  • 151
    Anne December 15, 2014, 12:00 pm

    I tweeted about your Stuffed Acorn Squash recipe and the Success Rice giveaway; here’s the link:
    https://twitter.com/NotherAnneOther/status/544537054726868992
    Thanks!

  • 152
    Michelle B December 17, 2014, 2:45 pm

    I like to use brown rice instead of bread crumbs in holiday stuffing, or as a sub to make gluten-free recipes!

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    ANGEL JACKLYN December 17, 2014, 3:01 pm
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    ANGEL JACKLYN December 17, 2014, 3:02 pm
  • 155
    maria cantu December 20, 2014, 12:01 am

    I like to use brown rice in stir fry.

  • 156
    Tari Lawson December 22, 2014, 7:04 am

    I like making stuffed green peppers with brown rice.

  • 157
    Margaret Smith December 22, 2014, 8:05 am

    Stuffed Peppers is our favorite. We also love rice pudding.
    Thanks so much.

  • 158
    Sandy Klocinski December 22, 2014, 10:30 am

    I love baked brown rice

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    Sandy Klocinski December 22, 2014, 10:32 am
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    Cynthia C December 22, 2014, 2:21 pm

    I like to serve Success Brown Rice with roasted vegetables.

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    Cynthia C December 22, 2014, 2:24 pm
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    Stephanie V December 22, 2014, 4:24 pm

    sausage, brown rice, broccoli and cheese!
    tvollowitz at aol dot com

  • 163
    Denise L December 22, 2014, 4:34 pm

    I love pilaf made with brown rice. I throw whatever I have in there, but onion and garlic is a must.

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    Denise L December 22, 2014, 4:36 pm
  • 165
    paige chandler December 22, 2014, 6:16 pm

    I like brown rice with peas and tuna in it.

  • 166
    Tabathia B December 22, 2014, 7:09 pm

    I like to use brown rice in fried rice

    tbarrettno1 at gmail dot com

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    Tabathia B December 22, 2014, 7:10 pm
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    Kiara December 22, 2014, 7:52 pm

    We make broccoli cheese and rice casserole.
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    mickeyfan December 22, 2014, 10:49 pm

    We love brown rice with cubed chicken breast, corn, black beans and salsa.

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    Andrea Hatfield December 22, 2014, 11:21 pm

    I like to make rice to go along with my favorite Sweet & Sour Chicken recipe. Rice goes good with so many different meals.

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    rickel bart December 23, 2014, 10:13 am

    this looks delicious

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    Denise S December 23, 2014, 11:58 am

    We like broccoli cheese rice casserole.

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    Bruce December 23, 2014, 2:20 pm

    Turkey rice soup

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    Terri Moore December 23, 2014, 3:11 pm

    We like making freezer burrito’s from scratch. They are quick to heat up and delicious. We put in rice that is mixed with fresh cilantro leaves and lime juice.

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    Linda G. December 23, 2014, 5:30 pm

    I like to use their white rice and add chicken and veggie to it.

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    Anastasia Falling December 23, 2014, 6:22 pm
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    Ed December 23, 2014, 8:04 pm

    We heart tomato soup and rice!

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    Aurelie Red December 24, 2014, 11:53 am

    We love rice and our favorite holiday dish is chicken fried rice !

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    Kerry December 24, 2014, 3:49 pm

    Cheesy chicken and rice casserole!

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    Daniel M December 24, 2014, 4:03 pm

    we like brown rice as a side to steak stir fry

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    Kerry December 24, 2014, 4:22 pm
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    sarah hirsch December 24, 2014, 4:28 pm

    we love to have sweet and sour chicken and rice (and you can use brown rice just as easily as white)

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    joe gersch December 25, 2014, 4:32 am

    we use brown rice over turkey and gravy

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    Lisa V. December 25, 2014, 4:52 am

    We just like to use it as a side.

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    joni December 25, 2014, 5:41 am

    We all enjoy Spanish rice and it’s easy to make.

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    joni December 25, 2014, 5:43 am
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    Erica B. December 25, 2014, 8:56 am

    I like shrimp fried rice.

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    Kathy Pease December 25, 2014, 9:10 am

    Stuffed peppers are my familys absolute favorite dish with rice 🙂

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    Kathy Pease December 25, 2014, 9:10 am
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    Margot C December 25, 2014, 7:55 pm

    I love to make Louisiana Red Beans and Rice – New Orleans style!

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    Margot C December 25, 2014, 7:59 pm
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    Tara O. December 25, 2014, 8:42 pm

    Stuffed green peppers are definitely a favorite here at home, especially with the brown rice. Very similar to the recipe you shared.

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    Stephanie Galbraith December 25, 2014, 8:51 pm

    We do not have a rice dish at Christmas. I think the Brown Rice would be good.

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    Lorri S December 25, 2014, 9:16 pm

    We don’t use rice during the holidays, but your recipe looks really good!

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    MARIA simon December 25, 2014, 10:45 pm

    Red Beans and Rice

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    Leela December 25, 2014, 10:55 pm

    Pork fried rice.

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    Annette December 25, 2014, 11:35 pm

    I love brown rice and my favorite way to use it is in chicken gumbo.

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    Annette December 25, 2014, 11:36 pm
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    Tamara December 25, 2014, 11:45 pm

    My family’s favorite holiday rice dish is our cheesy broccoli casserole. So delicious!

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    Tamara December 25, 2014, 11:46 pm
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    Stephanie Larison December 26, 2014, 12:06 am

    I use brown rice when I cook my recipe for dirty rice, yum!

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    Betty C December 26, 2014, 12:12 am

    My favorite is fried rice. It’s so easy to change up the flavor by using leftover chicken, pork or steak or buying a few shrimp. And the flavor change between white rice and brown is amazing.

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    Michelle Tucker December 26, 2014, 7:27 am

    Due to dietary restrictions we can’t eat brown rice, but we do use Success white rice in our stuffed bell peppers, which is a go to meal quite often!

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    Karen Drake December 26, 2014, 8:19 am

    I love to make brown rice topped with stir fried vegetables, it is quick and easy to make and my family loves it.

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    Tina Reynolds December 26, 2014, 9:18 am

    I love it in my burritos and steak stir fry so good and a hit in my house.

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    Tina Reynolds December 26, 2014, 9:20 am
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    Amanda Sakovitz December 26, 2014, 10:24 am

    We love rice pilaf with peas as a holiday dish

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    Amanda Sakovitz December 26, 2014, 10:25 am
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    Denise W December 26, 2014, 11:18 am

    Brown rice with a good Indian curry is my fave!

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    Debbie B December 26, 2014, 12:01 pm

    our favorite holiday rice dish is broccoli cheese and rice casserole

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    Debbie B December 26, 2014, 12:07 pm
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    angie December 26, 2014, 12:23 pm

    I love using brown rice in my burritos! SO good with lime and chipotle sauce! MMM!!!

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    angie December 26, 2014, 12:23 pm
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    Melissa Shirley December 26, 2014, 1:14 pm

    I make Cajun red beans and rice for Christmas for my Kansas family. I have learned that finding true Cajun red beans and rice is impossible in Kansas, so i make it myself using my Cajun grandmothers recipe!!! So yummy and everyone loves them.

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    Becky Moore December 26, 2014, 1:15 pm

    Honestly I’ve never used brown rice…our favorite rice dish is red rice and sausage..but some of these are good looking .

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    Melissa Shirley December 26, 2014, 1:18 pm
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    erica best December 26, 2014, 2:43 pm

    we use brown rice for a side

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    erica best December 26, 2014, 2:44 pm
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    Thomas Murphy December 26, 2014, 3:24 pm

    I like brown rice with stir-fried vegetables.

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    Thomas Murphy December 26, 2014, 3:25 pm
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    Lyndsey R. December 26, 2014, 4:11 pm

    I love using brown rice in my Mediterranean wraps w/ humus and chicken.

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    Allie December 26, 2014, 4:14 pm

    I like chicken curry

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    WHITNEY December 26, 2014, 5:01 pm

    We love to do any type of classic chinese/japanese fried rice with brown rice!

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    Douglas Houston December 26, 2014, 5:18 pm

    I love using brown rice in soups, adds a real nutty flavor.

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    Douglas Houston December 26, 2014, 5:24 pm
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    Sarah L December 26, 2014, 6:18 pm

    For the holidays I like to make rice pudding with raisins.
    Thanks for the contest.

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    Sarah L December 26, 2014, 6:24 pm
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    Ellie Wright December 26, 2014, 6:31 pm

    Spicy green chile pork stew over white or brown rice is my family’s favorite.

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    Ellie Wright December 26, 2014, 6:32 pm
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    Lisa Garner December 26, 2014, 6:33 pm

    I like using brown rice for my gumbo recipe.

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    Lisa Garner December 26, 2014, 6:35 pm
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    Candie L December 26, 2014, 6:56 pm

    I love to mix grilled chicken with brown rice. Thank you

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    Julie Moe December 26, 2014, 7:15 pm

    We eat brown rice in vegetarian burritos.

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    Kathryn C December 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

    I love brown rice with black beans

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    Kathryn C December 26, 2014, 8:01 pm
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    denise a December 26, 2014, 8:23 pm

    we like to make rice with curried chicken

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    Mandala December 26, 2014, 8:25 pm

    I make brown rice with cucumber and tomatoes and bell peppers. Thanks!

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    Betty C December 27, 2014, 5:09 am

    Why isn’t my tweet showing? I tried posting it again and it said duplicate comment – Tweet – https://twitter.com/willitara/status/548346023710838785

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