Dirty Rice (Like Pappadeaux)

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 161.5
  • Total Fat: 4.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 60.4 mg
  • Sodium: 500.1 mg
  • Total Carbs: 13.1 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.9 g
  • Protein: 9.4 g

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Tastes like Pappadeaux recipe! Tastes like Pappadeaux recipe!
Number of Servings: 8


    2 c. uncooked long grain rice
    2 T dirty rice seasoning (see below)
    1/2 c. onion (med. dice)
    1 bay leaf
    1 T garlic (fine mince)
    1 # ground meat mixture (see below)
    4 c. chicken broth
    1 T vegetable or canola oil
    1/2 c. green bell pepper (med. dice)

    Meat Mixture: Includes chicken livers, gizzards & pork in equal portions to make a pound of meat.

    Dirty Rice Seasoning Mix: 2 t. cayenne pepper; 1.5 t. ea. salt & black pepper; 1.25 t. sweet paprika; 1 t. ea. dry mustard & ground cumin; /5 t. ea. dried thyme & oregano leaves.


Brown the ground meat mixture in the oil. Stir in seasoning mixture and the bay leaf and sauté about one minute. Add vegetables and sauté 3-4 minutes on high heat, stirring frequently. Add the uncooked rice and broth and mix in well. Cover tightly and steam until rice is done and liquid is absorbed.

Serving Size: Makes 6 cups dirty rice or 8 3/4 c. servings

Number of Servings: 8

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user PROSPERCHICK.

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    This rice tastes just like Pappadeaux! We enjoyed it very much. Thanks for sharing! - 4/5/14

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