Curried Lentil, Wild Rice and Orzo Salad

Total Time
35mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 25 mins

An innovative, delicious salad found in today's Canadian Living Newsletter.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In large pot of boiling salted water, cover and cook wild rice for 10 minutes.
  2. Add lentils; boil for 20 minutes. Add orzo; cook just until tender, about 5 minutes. Drain well and transfer to large bowl. Add currants and onion.
  3. Dressing: In small bowl, whisk together vinegar, cumin, mustard, sugar, salt, coriander, turmeric, paprika, nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves and cayenne; whisk in oil. Pour over rice mixture and toss gently.
  4. Let cool; cover and refrigerate until chilled, at least 4 hours. (Make-ahead: Refrigerate for up to 24 hours.) To serve, sprinkle salad with almonds.