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Dixie Rose Brown Rice Risotto

You might recognize Dixie Rose from the KIA commercial or in her role in Hawaii 5-0. She is the owner of Oopsy Daze, a clothing line for kids. On the set of Cooking Hawaiian Style, she makes healthier dishes including her brown rice risotto recipe.
Posted By: As Seen On OC16
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 50 mins
Total Time 1 hr
Course Appetizer, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine American, Hawaii, Hawaiian, Local
Servings 1 Serving.
Calories 3621 kcal


  • Pan
  • Cup


  • 3 cups organic brown rice
  • 4 Asparagus chopped
  • 1 chicken breast cut into 1” pieces
  • 1 cup parmesan grated
  • 1 liter chicken stock
  • 5 mushrooms sliced
  • 3 garlic cloves minced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • ½ cup heavy cream
  • 1 tablespoons lemon zest


  • Stir fry chicken, asparagus, garlic, and mushrooms and set aside. 
  • Wash brown rice and saute in a pan with olive oil over medium high heat for 2-3 minutes until golden brown and you can smell the aroma. 
  • Add chicken stock, 1 cup at a time and stir continuously on medium heat until liquid dissolves and repeat for about 40 minutes. 
  • After 30-35 minutes, add the stir fried chicken and veggies back to the pan and gently fold into rice. 
  • Add parmesan cheese, cream and top it off with lemon zest.


Calories: 3621kcalCarbohydrates: 495gProtein: 156gFat: 106gSaturated Fat: 51gCholesterol: 406mgSodium: 3376mgPotassium: 3189mgFiber: 10gSugar: 21gVitamin A: 3082IUVitamin C: 21mgCalcium: 1490mgIron: 10mg
Keyword OC16, Dixie Rose, Brown Rice, Risotto, Recipe, Hawaii, Breakfast recipes, Hawaiian rice recipes, Easy hawaiian recipes, Rice risotto recipe, Brown rice risotto recipe
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