sesame-ginger
Rice Pilafs and Blends

Sesame Ginger

 

We’ve combined premium parboiled long grain rice with a delicate blend of Asian seasonings, sesame seeds, ginger, onions, garlic and red peppers to create this delicious dish.

Near East® Sesame Ginger is Kosher Certified *OU*.

Ingredients & Nutrition

 
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Ingredients
PARBOILED LONG GRAIN RICE, FRUCTOSE, SESAME SEEDS, NATURAL FLAVOR, MOLASSES*, SALT, SOY SAUCE* (SOYBEANS, WHEAT, SALT), MALTODEXTRIN, ONIONS*, RED BELL PEPPERS*, AUTOLYZED YEAST EXTRACT*, GARLIC*, HONEY*, CITRIC ACID, CARAMEL COLOR. *DRIED. CONTAINS SOY AND WHEAT INGREDIENTS.
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size: 2.5 oz (70 g/about 1/3 cup dry rice & 3 Tbps seasoning mix) (1 cup prepared)
Servings Per Container: about 2 (dry)
Amount Per Serving   As Packaged   As Prepared
Calories   250   270
Calories from Fat   15   35
% Daily Value **
Total Fat 1.5g   3%   6%
Saturated Fat 0g   0%   8%
Trans Fat 0g    
Cholesterol 0mg   0%   2%
Sodium 460mg   19%   20%
Total Carbs 55g   18%   18%
Dietary Fiber 1g   5%   5%
Sugars 6g    
Protein 5g    
Vitamin A   2%   4%
Vitamin C   10%   10%
Calcium   2%   2%
Iron   2%   2%

Preparation Instructions

 
Range Top Directions
  1. In medium saucepan, bring 1-2/3 cups water and 1/2 tablespoon butter or olive oil to a boil.
  2. Stir in rice and contents of Spice Sack. Return to a boil.
  3. Cover; reduce heat to medium-medium/low. Simmer 25 to 30 minutes or until most of water is absorbed. Let stand covered for 5 minutes.
  4. Fluff pilaf lightly with fork before serving.
Makes 2 cups
Microwave Directions
  1. In round 2-quart microwaveable glass casserole, combine rice, contents of Spice Sack, 2-1/4 cups water and 1 tablespoon butter or olive oil.
  2. Cover, microwave at HIGH 20 to 25 minutes or until most of water is absorbed.*
  3. Fluff pilaf lightly with fork before serving.
* Microwave ovens may vary. Adjust times as needed.
Alternate Directions
Follow the above preparation directions, except omit butter or olive oil. (For information about Sodium and other Nutrients, see the Ingredient and Nutrition Information listed with this product.)
High Altitude Preparation
Reduce heat to medium-low.
 
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