Island Rice Pilaf

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by PsychoCasseroleStepmom

Here is a rice dish that is a little bit different. I got this recipe from Woman's World magazine. I haven't tried it yet but it sounds really good.

Top Review by dianegrapegrower

With all the onions, and hebs, etc, I'd expected more flavorful rice. This was kinda plain - tasted fine, but wasn't worth the extra effort. Sorry, Diane

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In nonstick skillet over medium heat cook coconut, stirring, until lightly browned, 3-4 minutes; remove from heat.
  2. In pot melt butter over medium heat.
  3. Add onion and garlic; cook until softened, 2-3 minutes.
  4. Add broth, 1/2 cup water, wine, bay leaf and salt; bring to boil.
  5. Stir in rice; return to boil.
  6. Reduce heat to low; cover.
  7. Simmer until liquid is absorbed and rice is tender, 20 minutes, adding peas during last 5 minutes of cooking time.
  8. Remove from heat; stir in cilantro.
  9. Transfer to serving dish; sprinkle with coconut and additional red onion and cilantro, if desired.

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