Chef Abukass Recipes

Cheesy Confetti Rice

Author: admin
Preparation time:
30 Min
very easy
Saudi Arabia



  • This natural in color dish is a great way to sneak vegetables in for kids and teens.
  • Rice combined with cheese and vegetables create a tasty festive side dish

Ingredients Description
  • Cup AbuKass rice
  • Cups cold water
  • 1 Tbsp. Oil or margarine
  • 1 Package Mixed Vegetables
  • 1 Tbsp. Dill weed
  • ½ Cup, Cheddar Cheese
  • 1 Tbsp. Onion Powder [optional]
  • ¼ Cup, Sliced Jalapenos - canned
  • Salt & Pepper as desired
  • Bring water to boil in a saucepan, stir in rice, cover and reduce heat to low. Cook for 15minutes and keep the rice warm.
  • Meanwhile, stir onion and red pepper in oil or butter until tender, and then add all desired vegetables and dill weed.
  • When vegetables are all cooked, gently stir in the sautéed vegetables on rice until all are incorporated and get wonderful confetti texture and taste.
  • Top with cheese and cover until cheese is melted.

Serve confetti rice warm with fresh baked garlic bread.