Staff Picks

Cheesy Broccoli-and-Rice Casserole

Rating: 5 stars 2
Let's face it—even kids will eat broccoli if you cover it with cheese.

Chicken Bog Recipe

Rating: 4 stars 10
A distant cousin of pilau, Chicken Bog combines the best qualities of both chicken & rice.


Rating: 4 stars 8
This jambalaya recipe is delicious and easy enough to earn a spot in the recipe box.

Herbed Chicken-and-Rice Salad

Rating: 5 stars 2
Microwaveable rice and a rotisserie chicken make an easy weeknight dish.

Burrito Bowls Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 1
Charred corn, seasoned black beans, creamy avocado, tangy pico de gallo, cilantro-lime rice—every bite of this burrito in a bowl is a delicious surprise.

Okra and Rice Casserole Recipe

This dish is simple to make, but it packs an amazing amount of flavor from tender sautéed okra, sweet corn, Cajun spices, and buttery garlic breadcrumbs.

New Orleans Red Beans and Rice

Rating: 5 stars 1
Where's the cornbread and collard greens?

Emily's Red Beans and Rice Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 4
Chef Alon Shaya might be the chef in the family, but he can't take credit for this meal's main event: wife Emily's red beans and rice. Her spicy, tender beans feed a large crowd, especially when served over fluffy, buttery rice.

Creamy Rice with Scallops Recipe

Rating: 3.5 stars 7
This recipe is impressive enough for company but easy enough for a weeknight.

Shrimp Perloo Recipe

Get in a low-country frame of mind with this delicious Shrimp Perloo, ready in just 40 minutes.

Country Captain Chicken Recipe

This gorgeous chicken dish is one of those regional classics that many natives either grew up eating all the time or have never heard of before.

Sea Island Crab Fried Rice Recipe

This recipe is a take on crab rice, a popular dish found throughout the Lowcountry and Sea Islands, particularly in Gullah Geechie communities.

Inspiration and Ideas

Savannah Red Rice Recipe
Rating: 4 stars 4

The South is known for its way with rice-based dishes, but only one has been labeled as the defining dish of the Georgia coast.