Peachy Rice Salad

Serves: 
6
Ingredients: 

2 cups brown rice, cooked

1 medium peach, sliced

1 green bell pepper, seeded and chopped

1 cup celery, diced

1/4 cup vinaigrette dressing

 

Instructions: 

1. Wash and prepare fresh fruits and vegetables.

2. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients and mix.

3. Serve chilled.

Tips: 
  • Try using 10 minute rice to cut down on cooking time.
  • Add scallions or red onion for a savory taste. For a sweeter flavor, add a dash of cinnamon.
  • Make your own vinaigrette dressing with a 1 tablespoon of olive oil and 1 tablespoon of red vinegar.
Nutrition Facts: 

Serving size: about 3/4 cup

Calories: 100

Fruits and Vegetables: 1/2 cup

Fat: 1 g

Fiber: 2 g

Sodium: 35 mg

Source: 
Whole Grains Council
Season: 
Summer

This material was developed by the UMass Extension Nutrition Education Program.

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