More Great Recipes: Beans | Low Fat | Rice | Vegetarian

Lentil Rice Pilaf


User Avatar
Member since 2009

Serves 4 | Prep Time | Cook Time

Ingredients

2 teaspoons olive oil
1 clove garlic
1/2 cup shallots, chopped
3/4 cup brown rice, uncooked
1/2 cup lentils, uncooked
2 cups water
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup chives, chopped
pepper to taste
4 cups steamed vegetables, such as broccoli, carrot sticks, green beans and sliced leeks


In a large heavy saucepan heat olive oil and saute garlic and shallots. Do not allow to brown.


Add rice and lentils. Saute 3 minutes.


Add water and salt.


Bring to boil. Cover and reduce heat.


Simmer over low heat 40 minutes. (maybe a little less)


Remove from heat and let sit 15 minutes without removing lid.


Stir in chives.


Season to taste with pepper.


Pairs Well With


Notes

So easy to put together, from one of Richard Simmons Deal-A-Meal cookbooks, but I changed it a little to suit my taste.

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

11255 Downloads
FREE
The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

51073 Downloads
FREE
Disney's Tinker Bell Secret of the Wings Cookbook
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

446 Downloads
FREE
Oreo Balls
Oreo Balls
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Slutty Brownies
Slutty Brownies