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White And Wild Rice Pilaf Salad

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White And Wild Rice Pilaf Salad makes for a great salad and can be served with almost anything. Best recipe I have found for White And Wild Rice Pilaf Salad so far. Utterly delicious!
Ingredients
  Wild rice 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Green onions 4 , sliced
  Mushrooms 1⁄2 Pound, sliced
  Salt To Taste
  Regular long-grain rice 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Oven roasted boneless turkey breast 1⁄2 Pound
  Cooked ham 1⁄2 Pound
  Seedless green grapes 1⁄2 Pound
  Red wine vinegar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Sugar 1 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Prepared mustard 2 Teaspoon
  Thyme leaves 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Coarsely ground black pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Slivered blanched almonds 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Avocados 2 Medium
Directions

1. Rinse wild rice well; drain. In 2-quart saucepan over high heat, heat 1 cup water to boiling; stir in wild rice. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 45 minutes or until rice is tender and all liquid is absorbed. Remove saucepan from heat.
2. Meanwhile, in 4-quart saucepan over medium-high heat, in 2 tablespoons hot salad oil, cook green onions, mushrooms, and 1/4 tea spoon salt, stirring frequently, until tender and lightly browned. Add regular long-grain rice and 1 cup water; over high heat, heat to boiling. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 20 minutes or until rice is tender and all liquid is absorbed. Remove saucepan from heat.
3. Cut turkey and ham into long, thin strips. Cut each grape in half.
4. Prepare dressing: In large bowl, mix vinegar, sugar, mustard, thyme, pepper, 2 tablespoons salad oil, and 1 teaspoon salt. Add turkey, ham, grapes, toasted nuts, and wild and white rice to dressing in bowl; toss to coat well. Serve salad at room temperature. Or cover and refrigerate to serve chilled later.

Recipe Summary

Course: 
Appetizer
Ingredient: 
Rice

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