Try it warm or cold with whatever fruits and nuts you have on hand. 3 cups cookS brown rice (1 cup uncooked) 1 cupalmondmilk 2 Ths. pure maple syrup, plus more for drizzling 1 medium apple, cut into 1-inch dice cup dried cranberries 1. There are thousands of different recipes for congee that range from healing combinations to deluxe, feast-worthy concoctions. 1 cup basmati or jasmine rice 4 cups shiitake mushrooms, stemmed and sliced 2 cups (pkg.)frozen peas and carrots 8 green onions, finely chopped (1 cup) cup coarsely chopped roasted unsalted peanuts 1.