Stuck on mid-week dinner solutions? We have the perfect rice recipes for dinner to resolve your dilemma.
Instead of thinking of rice as a simple side dish, try putting it on the menu as the main event, as they do in many cultures, and enjoy it for its simplicity, as a wholesome, filling and tasty meal.
When cooked as a meal in its own right rice readily absorbs other flavours from Thai to Italian, and with over 1000 varieties to choose from there's a lot of exploration to do.
We have a selection of rice recipes for dinner depending on your mood and your groceries, so whether you go for chicken rice or seafood, Italian or Mexican or a simple vegetarian fried rice option, these dishes prove rice is more than a support act but a meal in its own right.
Cashew nuts, chicken, chilli and red peppers on rice make this a wholesome and satisfying mid week dish.
Fancy some seafood? try this Taiwanese dish where the flavour is turned up with curry, chilli and coriander.
A typical recipe that hails from Venice is an easy take on a risotto when you fancy the comfort of a rice dish without all that stirring.
A simple rice side dish, make this the main event by adding in extra protein and ingredients of your choosing, for a simple and comforting bowl.
This tasty vegan recipe comes with a Mexican twist.
If you love fragrant Thai food try this comforting bowl of infused rice to re-live those classic flavours.
Try this exclusive rice recipe shared by Davide Oldani, the Italian chef at D'O restaurant: rice, bread, black pepper and Marsala