Rancho Gordo – Wild Rice, California Grown, 16oz

Rancho Gordo – Wild Rice, California Grown, 16oz


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California grown, this Wild Rice has a great chewy texture and distinct nutty flavor.

Wild rice is not a true “rice”, but an “aquatic seed, and is one of the New World’s native grains.


Tasting Suggestions:

  • May take awhile to cook (about an hour)
  • Wild rice is not fully cooked until the grain opens and you see the white germ
  • Cook with aromatic vegetables and water for best result
  • Serve with salmon, in a holiday stuffing, or with ground beef and seasonal vegetables
  • Makes for a unique bell pepper stuffing!


Additional information

Weight 16 oz
Dimensions 3 x 1.75 x 4.75 in

Steve was shopping one August for tomatoes and, despite Napa being one of the world’s most magnificent agricultural regions, all the tomatoes were from a hothouse in Holland! Worse, they were hard and pale pink instead of the ripe tomatoes he was craving. He started to grow his own tomatoes and this eventually led to beans.