The Best Rice Mixes
Six savory blends―each paired with three easy and delicious entrées.
Near East Rice Pilaf Mix Original
"This mix is plain, but there's something addictive about it," confessed a panelist. "It's not bland, but it's not overpowering, either. It would be a delicious complement to so many different dishes." Most tasters agreed. "I like the mild flavor; firm, separate grains; and natural color," said one. And unlike the dozen other products sampled in this category, this "lacked the oily overlay that often makes pilafs seem greasy," pointed out a fan.
To buy: $2.45 for 6.09 ounces.
Serve it with: