The first thing you’ll want to do when you open a fresh bag of brown rice is to toast it with butter.
This recipe is super simple to make and the fact that it’s cheap, healthy and super easy to make is a plus.
But what if you don’t have a grill?
The same principle applies for breakfast rice, but this time with a spatula.
The same reason you can make a great brown rice with a microwave, but not a great one with a bowl of ice.
We’ve rounded up the best, most affordable options for breakfast or brunch.1.
Sprouted Brown Rice (Kurmanji) Sprouted brown rices are a staple in many Indian recipes and this is the easiest, cheapest option.
Simply soak the rice for 30 minutes, drain, and then drain again.
Sprout it, and you’ve got a healthy, easy breakfast.
Sprouts are also incredibly easy to prepare and store, with no extra work.
Sprouting is the most convenient way to make brown rice, because it’s not a matter of having to wash your rice with water and then adding it to the pan.2.
Sweet Potato Rice (Soybean Oil) If you have an instant or slow cooker, this recipe is easy to throw together, and it’s gluten-free too.
It’s a simple, healthy, quick-cooker option for breakfast.3.
Prawns with Rice (Prawns) There’s nothing quite like a crunchy, fresh crunchy snack.
Sprinkle prawns over your rice and it tastes delicious.
Sprinkles are delicious in the summer, but the crunchy prawn is ideal for breakfast and lunch.
The prawn in this recipe, which is a great source of protein, fat, and minerals, makes a healthy snack that tastes just like real prawn.4.
Spiced Pumpkin Spice Rice (Mixed Peanut Butter, Walnut, Black Pepper, Cinnamon) If it’s autumn and the pumpkin spice is all over the store shelves, this will be the perfect breakfast option.
The spices blend beautifully with the rice, making this a perfect addition to any meal.
The walnuts add a nice crunch and the black pepper adds just a hint of heat.
If you want a different flavor, you can also use dried cranberries or pistachios.5.
Sweet Rice with Rice Balls (Tahini, Spiced Almonds) The spices are blended perfectly together, the rice is perfectly cooked, and the texture is just right.
The rice balls are also super easy, and they’re vegan and gluten- free too.6.
Black Bean and Pumpkin Rice (Black Bean Paste) You might not know that you can get black bean paste from the Indian market, but it’s definitely worth it.
The paste is made from dried beans and spices, and this recipe has all the essential ingredients for a tasty and healthy meal.7.
Black Rice & Pumpkin Pie (Pumpkin Spice, Coconut Milk, Honey) If pumpkin and black rice are your favorite breakfast foods, this pumpkin rice pie will be perfect for you.
The pumpkin flavor compliments the rice perfectly, and with a little honey, the pie is super easy.8.
Almond-Lemon Rice Cake (Almond Butter, Almond Liqueur, Maple Syrup) This almond butter and lemon juice combo is delicious, with just the right amount of sweetness to complement the rice.9.
Pressed Pumpkin & Maple Syrups (Almonds, Pressed Marshmallow, Maple-Chocolate Fudge) You can’t go wrong with this pumpkin spice pumpkin syrup.
If that’s not enough, add a few more maple-chocolate-flavored marshmallows to make it even better.10.
Almonds & Coconut Buttercream (Coconut-Almond-Cocoa-Ganache) The combination of coconut and almond buttercream is just perfect.
The coconut cream is so rich and creamy, and both the coconut and the almond butter are so flavorful.
The combination is so simple to create, and there’s a ton of different flavors you can try.11.
Spicy Apple Crumble (Sweet Potato, Apple, Cilantro) The crunch of the sweet potato and the crunch of apple add an extra kick to this dish.
Cilantro is a fantastic ingredient for this dish because it adds a nice splash of heat and it gives the rice a bit of a crunch.12.
Black-Eyed Pea Pancakes (Coriander, Sesame Seed, Olive Oil) These pancakes are super easy and are made with real ingredients.
The crunchiness of the sesame seeds is amazing, and sesame oil adds a lovely crunch.
This pancake is also vegan, gluten- Free, and grain-free.13.
Black Beans & Black Rice (Brown Rice, Green Beans, Potato, Green Onions) This rice dish is super quick, super healthy, and super delicious.
It has all of the