Cooked too much rice again? Did your Chinese food come with 3 extra pints of white rice even though you ordered pork fried? Don’t throw it away; here are 10 easy ways to use it up and save money!
Stir it into chili or sloppy joe mix.
Turn it into rice pudding.
Add it to ground meat and pasta sauce for stuffed bell peppers.
Add a splash of milk, some sugar, and cinnamon for Rice Hot Cereal; it’s a great oatmeal alternative.
Reheat it in a pan with pasta sauce, chopped pepperoni, and shredded mozzarella cheese for Pizza Rice.
Add some chicken stock and black beans for easy rice and beans.
Add it to taco meat while cooking; use it for tacos, burritos, etc.
Add it to your meatloaf, meatball, or hamburger mix.
Fry it in a pan with an egg, chopped veggies, and some butter for quick fried rice.
Add it to your favorite broth-based canned soup (very good in vegetable soup).
For more creative ways to use your leftovers, check out:
Salvage Stale Bread
Perk Up Leftover Potatoes
Change Up Leftover Chicken
Make Over Leftover Meatloaf