Definition of dirty rice in English:

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dirty rice

noun

[mass noun]
A Cajun dish consisting of white rice cooked with onions, peppers, chicken livers, and herbs.
Example sentences
  • Perhaps the menu's stuffed pork chop won't be on hand, but a plump, browned chicken breast filled with delicious, scallion-spiked dirty rice will.
  • A typical dinner might include fillet of sole, red beans and dirty rice, a green salad, grilled asparagus, and fruit for dessert.
  • One pound of meat makes nine cups of jambalaya or dirty rice in less than 30 minutes.
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