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Ideas for Leftover Grains

Food Hero Spicy Rice Casserole

Ideas for Leftover Grains

Add leftovers to a recipe and it will save you the time of preparing that ingredient from scratch.  The table below lists some common leftover ingredients and ideas for using them in tomorrow's meals.  On Food Hero, you can use the search bar or “Sort by main ingredient” category lists to find recipes with a certain ingredient. 

Leftover Ingredient Ideas for using in other dishes
Bread Use dried-out bread, rolls or hamburger buns to make bread pudding. Or, cube and toast the bread in the oven to make salad croutons or bread crumbs to top a casserole.
Rice Make cooked rice into rice pudding or fried rice, or add to meatballs, soups, casseroles or an omelet.


Last updated: 03/09/13