A collection of delicious rice side dishes that go with everything from chicken, to salmon, to beef! Rice is the perfect side dish that goes with everything!
If you're looking for easy and delicious rice side dishes, you have come to the right place.
I love using rice as a side dish, not only is it economical, but you can take the flavors in so many different directions.
This collection is a few of my favorite side dish rice recipes, they go with everything!
Stove top rice sides.
My favorite rice side dish for grilling and barbecues is this Mediterranean Rice Salad. It goes with anything you can grill and it tastes amazing at room temperature.
Have you discovered the deliciousness of coconut rice? Adding coconut milk to rice gives you a rich, creamy and full of flavor rice dish. I love to serve our Coconut Cilantro Rice with our Sticky Thai Chicken and our 15 Minute Honey Sriracha Salmon.
Our favorite rice to serve with pork chops or roasted chicken is our Creamy Buttery Parmesan Rice.
For a side with lots of flavor, look no further than our Curried Mango Rice! Everyone loves it! We like to pair it with salmon, but sometimes I even eat it alone for lunch! It's that good!
Instant Pot rice side dishes.
Since getting an Instant Pot, I've found that I can use it for almost anything! Rice side dish recipes are perfect! The rice can cook in the Instant Pot, while you make something in the oven, stovetop or grill!
My latest Instant Pot recipe is this Instant Pot Pineapple Rice. It is truly a go with everything rice dish! Sweet from the pineapple, it has a tropical vibe.
Why serve boring plain white rice with your Asian dishes, when you can use Instant Pot Sesame Ginger Rice. It goes with all of your Asian stir fries and is also great with pork, chicken or seafood! Add a little sautéed tofu and you have an easy meatless dinner!
There you have it, my collection of my favorite rice sides! Check back often because I will be adding to this list!
Speaking of rice, I use both brown and white rice. I love the flavor of both. If you are wondering about white rice, this article on Is White Rice Healthy, sheds some light on eating white rice. I love the mild flavor of white rice for some recipes and the nutty flavor of brown for others.