Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe

This side dish is not only delicious, but it’s also super easy to throw together as a weeknight meal. We have it in our regular weekly rotation, even my kids love it!

Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe | Real Food RN

We live in Minnesota, and around here wild rice is a pretty big deal. I grew up eating it and have learned to love its chewy goodness even more over the years! Combine it with a wonderful umami flavor from mushrooms and the creamy tartness of a good creme kefir, and you have something simply magical.

This dish is not only delicious, but it’s also super easy to throw together as a weeknight meal. We have it in our regular weekly rotation, even my kids love it! I absolutely crave this Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe!

Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe | Real Food RN

Mushroom Wild Rice

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes

This side dish is not only delicious, but it’s also super easy to throw together as a weeknight meal. We have it in our regular weekly rotation, even my kids love it!

Ingredients

Instructions

    1. Cook the rice in a rice cooker, or as you would normally cook your rice.
    2. While rice is cooking, cut up butter and heat in a large skillet until melted.
    3. Add mushrooms to butter, sprinkle with a few pinches of salt, cover and cook until mushrooms are soft.
      Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe | Real Food RN
      Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe | Real Food RN
    4. Remove from heat.
    5. When rice is finished, add it to the skillet with the mushrooms.
      Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe | Real Food RN
    6. Stir in the Creme Kefir and add salt to taste.
      Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe | Real Food RN
    7. Return to heat and warm up to your desired temperature.
    8. Serve immediately.
      Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe | Real Food RN
    9. Lasts up to one week in the fridge. Reheat and add extra Creme Kefir.

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Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe | Real Food RN

One Reply to “Creamy and Comforting Mushroom Wild Rice Recipe”

  1. This recipe sounds so good and who doesn’t need a quick and easy dish! I hope you and your family enjoy a very Happy Thanksgiving Kate!!

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