Applelicious Wild Rice with Pecans - J.W. Renfroe Pecan Co.

August 20, 2020

Applelicious Wild Rice with Pecans

Our Applelicious Wild Rice with Pecans combines sweet apples and crunchy pecans with a long grain & wild rice mix for a tasty fall dish.


• 1 tbsp. butter or margarine

• 1/2 cup chopped onion

• 6 oz. original flavor long grain & wild rice mix

• 1-1/2 cups water

• 2/3 cup apple juice or cider

• 1 small red apple, chopped

• 1 small green apple, chopped

• 1/4 cup coarsely chopped pecans, toasted

• chopped fresh parsley


1. Heat butter in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat until melted

2. Add onion

3.Cook and stir 2 to 3 minutes

4. Stir in rice, seasoning packet, water and apple juice or cider

5. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to medium-low

6. Cover tightly and simmer for 20 to 25 minutes until rice is tender

7. Stir in apples

8. Cover and continue cooking for 5 minutes or until liquid is absorbed

9. Stir in pecans

10. Serve garnished with parsley

Also in Recipes

Salmon with Pecan Honey Glaze
Salmon with Pecan Honey Glaze

January 05, 2022

Make your New Year's Resolution easy! This healthy salmon recipe is delicious and filled with protein, healthy fats, and omega-3 fatty acids.

Read More

Whopper Cookies
Whopper Cookies

December 20, 2021

All of your favorites in one cookie! This whopper cookie recipe includes peanut butter, chocolate chips, pecans, and raisins.

Read More

Six Layer Cookie Bars
Six Layer Cookie Bars

December 17, 2021

Six layers of delectable sweetness! This unique cookie bar recipe is fun and easy to make.

Read More