Check the deli as well as the jam aisle to find pineapple preserves.
Any variety of instant long-grain rice mix can be used in this casserole. Use a 6.2-ounce package.
Apricot or peach preserves can be used in place of the pineapple preserves.
To reduce the fat in each serving of this casserole by about 25 grams, use turkey kielbasa or smoked turkey sausage in place of kielbasa.