Why You’ll Love It

But for the keen attention of one farmer, Jean Baptiste Rakotomandimby (known as Dista), this unique Malagasy rice variety may have been lost forever. Grown from a single seed, Madagascar Pink Rice amazed people with its abundant growth and satisfying, subtly sweet flavor. Elusively aromatic of cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg, this soft supple rice is also nutritionally dense, milled to retain most of the wholesome bran layer. In the Lake Alaotra region, where this rice is produced, locals claim that eating this rice has improved their health. M

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About This Brand

Lotus Foods

Established in 1995, Lotus Foods is a specialty rice company that has pioneered the introduction of exotic rice handcrafted on small family farms in remote areas of the world such as Bhutan, Bangladesh, and China, into the US market. Each rice varietal is distinguished by its terroir and treasured for its distinctive cooking quality, taste, texture, aroma, color, and nutritional value. Lotus Foods was founded with the intent and vision to support sustainable global agriculture by promoting production of traditional heirloom rice varieties,
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Ingredients

Red Rice*. <p> *Organic

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Nutrition information

Serving Size:
1/3 cup (60g dry)
Servings Per
Container:
7
Amount per serving
% daily value
Calories
200
From fat
10
Total Fat
1.5g
2%
Saturated Fat
0.5g
3%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
0mg
0%
Total Carbohydrate
44g
15%
Dietary Fiber
2g
8%
Sugars
0g
Protein
4g
8%
Vitamin A
0%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
0%
Iron
4%

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Organic

Posted   by Myranda from Vermillion, South Dakota
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Gotta love organic
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Bland

Posted   by Brenda from MASURY, Ohio
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White rice has more flavor.
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Delicious

Posted   by Lacey from Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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This rice is a softer grain with wonderful hints of nutmeg and cinnamon. My new favorite rice! The color is gorgeous.
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Good but make sure you have plenty of time

Posted   by Mariah from Atlanta, Georgia
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Definitely has a different texture from your conventional rice, but it's not off putting and is actually quite delicious. Seems to take a really, really long time to cook, though.
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LOVE

Posted   by Katherine from WALLINGFORD, Connecticut
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I love Lotus Foods rices! I especially like pink & black rice. both have a slightly nutty taste, cook quickly like white rice, & have a nice bite-not mushy or starchy.
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Tastes good

Posted   by Jennifer from Fullerton, California
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My daughter thought it was cool that it was pink.
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Tasty Good price

Posted   by Lynndel from Salt Lake City, Utah
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Good price
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Love the taste

Posted   by Mandy from PORT SAINT LUCIE, Florida
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Great texture and taste.
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Interesting!

Posted   by Gisele from Plantation , Florida
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Loved it! Had a bit of a cinnamon aftertaste but was delicious
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Great flavor

Posted   by Staci from Newark, Delaware
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I am a sucker for different kinds of rice so that I can change things up at dinner. Easy to make, great flavor, and I love this brand.
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