Amazing Brown Rice Salad

Amazing Brown Rice Salad

We all know how hard it is to get our kids to eat vegetables, so why not try this amazing brown rice salad recipe that’s sure to please the whole family? This dish is loaded with fresh veggies and protein-packed quinoa. It’s easy on your wallet too! I guarantee you’ll love the tangy cilantro dressing mixed in with creamy avocado, crunchy cucumbers, sweet peppers, and salty feta cheese. My mouth is watering just thinking about it! Get ready for some major flavor.

This blog post provides recipes for an amazing brown rice salad using fresh produce and protein-packed quinoa. The post includes a link to the full recipe as well as tips for enjoying this dish even more!
prep: 15 mins cook: 1 hr additional: 2 hrs total: 3 hrs 15 mins Servings: 4 Yield: 4 servings


½ cup diced celery

1 cup brown rice

2 cups water

¼ cup dried cranberries

½ cup balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing

¼ cup diced red onion

1 tablespoon sugar


In a saucepan, bring water to a boil. Stir in rice, cover, and reduce heat to low. Simmer for 45 to 60 minutes, or until done.

Transfer rice to a serving bowl, and stir in onion, celery, cranberries, salad dressing and sugar. Cover, refrigerate, and serve cold.

Nutrition Facts:

Per Serving: 302 calories; protein 3.8g; carbohydrates 49.7g; fat 10.3g; sodium 364.6mg.

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