Tag Archives: Rice

Arsenic and Rice

Food Scare Rice is a food staple for half the world. In fact, the Chinese word for “food” is “rice.” The latest food scare concerns arsenic levels in rice. A new study from Consumer Reports claims samples of white rice, brown rice, and rice breakfast cereals may contain troublesome levels of arsenic. There have been […]

Left-Over Refrigerator Rice Salad

Too hot or too tired to cook? Throw together this quick and easy salad with refrigerator leftovers and items from your pantry. This is a refreshing meal for a hot day and a good way to clean out your refrigerator. For snappy meals make brown rice once a week, just heat up a portion for […]