Feta and Mint Rice

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep
5 mins
Cook
1 hr

Good with grilled meats or poultry, or grilled eggplant, summer squash, and onions.From "The Splendid Grain", by Rebecca Wood.

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Directions

  1. Heat the oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add the onion and garlic, saute 5 minutes or until translucent.
  2. Add the rice and stir to coat. Add the stock, salt, and pepper and bring to a boil. Lower the heat and simmer, covered, for 45 minutes or until all liquid is absorbed. Remove from heat and let pan stand, covered, for 5 to 10 minutes.
  3. Using a fork, fluff the rice and toss in the feta, mint, and orange zest just to combine. Serve hot or at room temperature.
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5 5

I enjoyed this. I used the rice cooker to make this, and had to uses lime zest instead of orange zest. This rice is perfect with Middle Eastern food.

5 5

Really liked this recipe. The mint and orange are a wonderful addition. The only change I made was to use converted rice, instead of the brown. I don't cook with brown rice much. Made for New Kids on the Block Tag Game. :)