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#1 Old 02-17-2005, 09:09 AM
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Pine nut and fruit rice


Category: Main Dishes - Rice

This recipe is suitable for a: vegetarian/vegan diet.




-¼ cup pine nuts

-2 teaspoons olive oil(total)

-¾ cup chopped onion

-1 clove garlic, finely chopped

-1 medium tomato, chopped

-½ cup dark red beans

-½ cup raisins

-8-10 sun-dried apricots, sliced into thin strips

-¼ teaspoon pepper

-1 cup rice



Directions: (To be better prepared, its best to separately chop onions, tomatoes, garlic, and apricots prior to cooking.)

-Add 1 teaspoon olive oil to the skillet, and toast pine nuts on medium heat until golden brown.

-Add onion and garlic; cook until onion is golden brown.

-Add 1 teaspoon olive oil, and stir in tomatoes and beans. (Remain on medium heat)

-While that is cooking, start cooking the rice in a separate pot.

-After 5 minutes, add the sliced apricots, and raisins to the skillet blend.

-Add ¼ teaspoon pepper, to taste.

-When rice is done, add that to the skillet blend, and mix evenly.

-Serve hot from the stove!

Additional comments:


*This meal tastes great on its own, or to fill a burrito with. =)

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