Welcome to the California Wild Rice website

A place to discover all you ever wanted to know about this unique grain. Here, you can learn of the time-honored traditions of the first inhabitants of North America, or the feeding habits of migrating waterfowl. Uncover the culinary secrets of some of California's top chefs, or learn the simple steps for preparing a tasty and nutritious meal. Gain the knowledge for extending life, or the satisfaction of a healthy diet - it's all here, and all you need do now is click!

Informational California Wild Rice Video

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Winter Soups



When Winter arrives, our appetites turn to hot, hearty soups. A steaming bowl of soup is both inviting and calming at the same time. Try one of our nutritious soup recipes to warm the heart and soul on a cold winters day.

» Pumpkin Wild Rice Soup 

» Creamy Asparagus & Wild Rice Soup

» Minestrone with Wild Rice

» Wild Rice Clam Chowder



Free Brochure!



From the summer recipe of California Wild Rice Crepes with Chili Lime Shrimp to the winter recipe of California Wild Rice Chili, you will soon discover that Wild Rice is indeed “Always in Season” read more...


Chef's Circle

Master Chefs bringing California Wild Rice Recipes into the spotlight

California Wild Rice Crepes with Chili Lime Shrimp

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Executive Chef Collin Moody
Asilomar Conference Grounds
Pacific Grove, California


Press Release

Governor Schwarzenegger goes "Wild"over California Wild Rice