Why You’ll Love It

Our original rice pilaf, based on Hannah Kalajian's recipe is made from premium parboilded long grain rice, toasted orzo and a delicious blend of herbs and spices. Near East uses only 100% natural ingredients, and this product is Kosher Certified.

SKU: 072251001051

About This Brand

Near East

More than 30 flavors and varieties of rice pilafs, couscous, and other grain dishes.Near East started in 1962 in Worcester, MA as a small, family-owned company. George and Hannah Kalajian immigrated from Armenia to the United States and set up a grocery store in 1940. Soon after the store opened, Hannah began serving sandwiches and home-cooked hot meals at a twelve-stool luncheonette counter adjoining the grocery store. On Wednesdays, Hannah served her specialty: roasted chicken and Armenian-style rice pilaf. A tasty combination of rice, orzo p
Shop The Brand

Ingredients

Parboiled Long Grain Rice, Orzo (Wheat), Salt, Autolyzed Yeast Extract, Onions, Garlic, Turmeric (Color).

*Savings Calculation
Thrive Market savings are calculated against a brand's suggested retail price (MSRP) for a product, or when not available, against the non-sale price of the same or comparable product at other retailers (e.g., online specialty, traditional grocery, etc.).

Disclaimer: Information, statements, and reviews regarding products have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Results vary person to person, and there is no guarantee of specific results. Thrive Market assumes no liability for inaccuracies or misstatements about products.

California residents: learn more about Prop 65 warning.

Nutrition information

Serving Size:
2 oz (56g/about 1/4 cup dry rice & 1 tbsp seasoning mix)
Servings Per
Container:
3
Amount per serving
% daily value
Calories
190
From fat
5
Total Fat
0.5g
1%
Saturated Fat
0g
0%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
770mg
32%
Total Carbohydrate
43g
14%
Dietary Fiber
1g
4%
Sugars
0g
Protein
5g
Vitamin A
0%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
0%
Iron
2%

Contains wheat ingredients.

Share your review

Let other members know what you thought of this product!

20 Members have left reviews!

Product Overview

4.7

Based on 20 ratings

Filter by Star Rating

  • 17

  • 2

  • 1

  • 0

  • 0

Perfect

Posted   by Taylor from Holland, Michigan
Verified Purchase
Easy side dish
Helpful review?

Tastes Great

Posted   by Julie from WAYNESBORO, Pennsylvania
Verified Purchase
Tastes great and a wonderful short-cut side dish to have on hand.
Helpful review?

YUM

Posted   by Heather from KNOXVILLE, Tennessee
Verified Purchase
This is available at regular stores but it’s always more expensive than Thrive Market. I’m so thankful for this app!
Helpful review?

Convenient and Yummy

Posted   by Kyle from New York, New York
Verified Purchase
Always a safe purchase for me. A great and easy meal base for when I'd rather not do all kinds of prep work and dishes.
Helpful review?

Delicious

Posted   by Donna from THE DALLES, Oregon
Verified Purchase
Goes good with chicken but nice with pork or fish.
Helpful review?

Love it

Posted   by Tina from Las Vegas, Nevada
Verified Purchase
The whole family loves it can’t keep enough in the house
Helpful review?

Near East Rice Pilaf Mix - Original

Posted   by D.A. from PINE MOUNTAIN CLUB, California
Verified Purchase
Near East Rice Pilaf Mix - Original - really good flavor! :)
Helpful review?

Tasty

Posted   by Sonia from BAKERSFIELD, California
Verified Purchase
Great flavor. Easy to make.
Helpful review?

Decent

Posted   by Tina from PORTLAND, Oregon
Verified Purchase
It's fine, nothing special about it. Quick to make if you're in a hurry.
Helpful review?

So good

Posted   by Lindsay from SANTA MONICA, California
Verified Purchase
So easy to make and tastes great. Makes the perfect side dish to almost any meal.
Helpful review?
(Displaying 10 of 20 reviews)