No matter what, I liked it! Topped with Newman's Marinara (a definite fave from the F$) and some shredded parmesan that I got on manager special (saving $). By the way, you can heat the sauce in the microwave - in the jar! Throw a plastic lid on instead of the cap and shake it to "stir".
I have to say the texture was a little smoother, rice is a little heftier, I think. And it has an almost sweet taste to it. It's definitely on my regular menu list.
*money saving tip from Mom* save the pasta water to make soup. I did! This is what it looks like coming out of the fridge: