Spinach Mushroom Rice Bake Oman Style

Total Time
1hr
Prep 30 mins
Cook 30 mins

for name game oman is a layered baked dish that i think can bemade ahead and frozen this has no meat so could be veg . meal

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. rice:.
  2. saute onion in butter
  3. wash drain rice
  4. add to butter
  5. cook lightly
  6. add water cover
  7. cook on low 20 minutes
  8. spinach:.
  9. cook onion in butter add mushrooms then thyme
  10. then spinach cook until spinanach is wilted down add cheese lastly
  11. in casserole that has been buttered
  12. add cooked rice
  13. then spinach layer
  14. then add toppings
  15. cook in 400 degree oven 15 minutes.
Most Helpful

Ok. I changed this some but had mushrooms and baby spinach on hand and a game to play it in. I made ours dairy free by substituting light extra virgin olive oil for the butter and omitting the cheese. The cheese would have been good but it was fine vegan-wise without it. We have an aversion to dried thyme so I replaced it with dried marjoram, a common substitution of mine. I used sea salt, to taste, no pepper but a bit of Gulf Spices (Ibzar) and served the dishes separate but together - no oven time. Not sure this is authentically Omani but I made it for DD1 (5 years old) DD2 (14 months) and I & for January 2013 ~ NA/ME Explores OMAN!

UmmBinat January 07, 2013