California Wild Rice
Supplying The World's Wild Rice Needs
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!
Wild Rice is easy to prepare and can be a versatile addition to every chef's repertoire. Wild rice preparation is as simple as combining one part Wild Rice with three parts water! Average cooking times range from 30 to 50 minutes.
Flavorful, nutritious and natural, California Wild Rice satisfies the most demanding palate.
Always follow package direction or use one of these easy methods:
Bring 3 cups water or stock to a boil, stir in 1 cup uncooked California Wild Rice reduce heat and simmer, covered 40-45 minutes or just until kernels puff open. Uncover and fluff with a fork and simmer an additional five minutes. Drain off any excess liquid.
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