Nutty Rice and Grain Mix

Total Time
1hr 25mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr 15 mins

Recipe from the magazine Best Life. Good recipe for weight loss and endurance training.


  1. Wash uncooked wild rice, barley and bulgur thoroughly. Add to 9 cups boiling water in a heavy pan. Return water to boil and stir.
  2. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, 50-60 minutes or just until kernals puff open. Uncover and fluff with table fork.
  3. Simmer five additional minutes.
  4. Drain any excess liquid. For chewier texture cook less time.
  5. Add almonds and flaxseed.
  6. Combine oil and vinegar. Add to rice and grain mixture. Serve hot.


Most Helpful

What a great healthy mix of grains and nuts! I enjoyed the flavors. I did feel it lacked a little in flavor, so added a pat of butter and some soy sauce. thanks for a healthy dinner!

Sharon123 March 04, 2008

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