This vibrant and vegetarian Asian Rice Salad has everything from fresh vegetables and fluffy Success® Jasmine Rice to a tangy honey ginger dressing drizzled on top. Once you sprinkle those irresistible crispy chow mein noodles, your masterpiece is complete — and in 10 minutes no less!
Prepare rice according to package directions. Let cool slightly.
Toss together rice, carrots, celery, dressing, apricots and green onions. Garnish with crispy chow mein noodles.
For a zesty citrus flavor, replace 1 cup of the cooking water for the rice with 1 cup of orange juice.
As a variation, substitute 1/2 cup peanuts, almonds or cashews for crispy chow mein noodles.
For quick and easy preparation, use store-bought matchstick carrots or carrots shredded on large holes of box grater.