1 (2.75 ounce) package country gravy mix (regular or no-fat)
1 tablespoon chicken bouillon granules
2 teaspoons dried minced onion
2 teaspoons dried celery flakes
1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes
1/4 cup uncooked wild rice
1 cup uncooked white rice
2 tablespoons coarsely chopped dried mushrooms (shiitake, chanterelle or
Pour gravy mix into wide-mouth pint jar.
In small bowl, stir together bouillon granules, onion, celery and parsley. Pour into jar to make second layer.
Add layers of wild rice, white rice and mushrooms. Seal with lid.
Attach a gift tag with the following recipe and decorate jar as desired.
Creamy Wild Rice and Mushroom Soup
Empty contents of jar into a large saucepan or Dutch oven. Add 7 cups water; heat to boiling. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 25 to 30 minutes or until rice is tender, stirring occasionally. Garnish with chopped fresh parsley.