Almond rice is both high on nutrition and taste. While rice gives the essential carbohydrates, almonds are a powerhouse of calories. Almond rice is rich in vitamins, minerals. Almond rice is an excellent option when going on a diet, as it provides the necessary nutrients, as almonds helps keep weight in check along with easing blood sugar and keeping the heart healthy. Almond rice by itself is quite filling and can be coupled with a light stew. Almond rice, usually cooked with butter and soy sauce.