Asparagus and Rice Sauté

Asparagus and Rice Sauté

Asparagus and Rice Sauté

This bright, deep sauté is a good way to salvage undercooked rice.MacKenzie Smith

Developed as a salvage effort by test kitchen intern Betty Cortina after a batch of long-grain rice failed to cook properly in a rice cooker, this bright, deep saute just might be an improvement on the original plan. It's a versatile dish, but pairs particularly nicely with salmon croquettes.