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the best and easiest rice salad recipe

Rice Salad

Sadie F
This rice salad is a winner at the table served with hot or cold meats. Super colorful and filling.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
4 hrs
Total Time 4 hrs 50 mins
Course Salad
Cuisine South African
Servings 8


  • 4 cups cooked rice salted
  • 2 cups frozen peas thawed
  • 1 cup chopped celery or parsley
  • ½ cup diced onion
  • ½ jar diced pimento
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • ¼ cup sweet pickle relish
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp prepared mustard (sauce)
  • 1 cup diced cheddar cheese
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp ground black pepper


  • Mix all ingredients together.
  • Refrigerate for 4 hours.
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