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12 Best Fall Rice Recipes

Long or short, white or brown, rice is a delicious delight and a vital dietary staple. Spice up your own classic grain dishes with these fall rice recipes. From mouth-watering meals, hors d’oeuvres to simple snack ideas. 

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Fall Rice Recipes

Japanese Sushi Rolls

Japanese food tends to be low in fat, and these stylish sushi rolls are no exception. Plus they’re a great fall rice recipe! Now that the ingredients are available in grocery stores, it’s easy to make this trendy dish right at home.

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Fall Rice Recipes: Risotto

Fennel-Orange-Onion Risotto

Full of vitamins and nutrients, plus fabulous colour, this aromatic risotto combines haute-cuisine flavours with a comfort-food mass appeal. Risotto is a great fall rice recipe, because it’s the perfect warm meal on chilly evenings. 

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Fall Rice Recipes: Rice Burgers

Brown Rice Cuban Burgers

A wholesome, meatless option for a weeknight meal or backyard entertaining, these convenient, healthy burgers are richly flavourful and made with ingredients from every food groups. Don’t miss this great fall rice recipe. 

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Fall Rice Recipes: Shrimp and Rice

Rice with Shrimp and Dill Dressing 

This basmati rice dish is simple, tasty and packed with fresh vegetables, so you can compliment key nutrients with succulent shrimp and hard-to-resist garden flavours. Making this a great rice meal for any fall evening. 

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Fall Rice Recipes: Rice Power Bars

Brown Rice Power Bars

These brown rice bars are packed with dried fruits, nuts and seeds and bound together with wholesome brown rice and natural nut butter. They’re portable, convenient and best of all, provide the energy you need to keep up with your busy schedule! They’re the perfect rice snack for any busy fall evening. 

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Fall Rice Recipes: Thai Curry

Thai Green Chicken Curry with Coconut Rice

Try this delicious rice recipe this fall. With the subtle sweetness of coconut and traditional Asian ingredients and flavours, this mouthwatering meal will delight parents and kids alike. Served with coconut brown rice, it’s a simple and healthy weeknight dish.

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Fall Rice Recipes: Dilled Crepes

Dilled Crepes with Fava Bean and Rice Salad

Enjoy a delicious taste of the Middle East with Joumana Accad’s delicious and unique crêpe recipe, perfect food for any fall dinner. 

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Fall Rice Recipes: Rice Pilaf

Mixed-Brown Rice Pilaf with Nuts and Dried Fruit

Make it for lunch or dinner, then pack it up for leftovers! Walnuts, almonds and pine nuts add texture to this hearty rice pilaf, which is rich in energy and healthy fats, and perfect for fall.

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Fall Rice Recipes: Croquettes

Rice Croquettes with Lemon and Olives

This fall rice reicpe, is a must-have for chilly weather. These crunchy little rice balls are infused with lemon and olive flavour, so you can serve the perfect hors d’oeuvres or bring them out the next day for a grab-and-go snack.

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Fall Rice Recipes: Stuffed Squash

Rice-Stuffed Squash

Here’s an attractive and fun way to serve small winter squashes-filled with a mixture of wild and white rice, chestnuts, dried cranberries, and mozzarella cheese. It’s a great rice recipe for any fall day. 

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Fall Rice Recipes: Texas Rice

Texas Rice

This rice meal is great for fall nights. Redefine your taco nights (and sneak in your veggies) by beefing up simple long grain rice with hearty chili sauce, ground beef, and a whole lot of Southern flavour.

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Fall Rice Recipes: Rice Apple Salad

Wild Rice Apple Salad

This delicious salad is the perfect rice recipe for fall. Apple, celery and roast sunflower seeds pep up this nutty-flavoured salad that’s simple to make and a pleasure to eat.


“Rice is great if you’re really hungry and want to eat two thousand of something.” Comedian Mitch Hedberg

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