Easy Smoked Sausage and White Rice

Your whole family will love this Easy Smoked Sausage and Rice Skillet recipe made with our Success® White Rice, tasty sautéed peppers, onions, tomato sauce and melted mozzarella.

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Easy Smoked Sausage and White Rice

Cooking time
PREP TIME 10 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 15 mins
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 25 mins


  • 2 bags Success® White Rice
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 pkg (12 oz) fully-cooked smoked sausage, sliced
  • 3 cups frozen broccoli florets, thawed and drained
  • 1 medium onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 large red bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup tomato sauce
  • 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese


  • This Easy Smoked Sausage and Rice Skillet recipe is made with our Success® White Rice and is a one-skillet wonder with sautéed peppers and sweet white onions. With tomato sauce and melted mozzarella, it’s an ode to an adored Italian-American classic.

    Step 1

  • Prepare rice according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add smoked sausage and cook for 5 minutes, until browned.

    Step 3

  • Add broccoli, onions, bell peppers, and garlic to skillet and cook for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.

    Step 4

  • Add rice, broth and tomato sauce. Reduce heat to low and simmer for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Serve topped with cheese.

Mangia, Mangia!

This rice skillet with smoked sausage and peppers is our way of turning an Italian-American classic into an easy, one-pan meal!

With this recipe, you’ll enjoy smoked sausage mixed with sweet red bell peppers, caramelized onions and broccoli florets, for an added boost of veggies. All brought together in a mouthwatering tomato sauce and topped with melty mozzarella cheese, it’s the kind of comforting dinner everyone craves.

Not to mention, from ingredients to cooking instructions, any cook can master this dish. Trust us, this recipe is in the bag! We mean literally and figuratively, as you’ll enjoy the ease and quickness of our 10-minute Success® Boil-in-Bag White Rice.

Try this recipe tonight and you’ll see just how simple it is to make an incredible, homemade meal in less than 30 minutes. Don’t believe us? Time it yourself. You might even beat the clock!

Make it Whole Grain

Want to add more whole grains to your diet? Try this recipe with whole grain Success® Brown Rice or switch it up and make it with our Success® Tri-Color Quinoa.

If you are looking for a seafood option try our rice with shrimp.