Brown Rice With Onions, Garlic, and Pecans

Recipe by Julesong
READY IN: 35mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Using chicken broth [or water for Vegetarian], cook the rice according to the package directions.
  • About 15 minutes before the rice is ready, melt the butter in a skillet over medium low heat.
  • Add the chopped onion and saute', stirring often, until the onion is very soft and begins to color, about 10 minutes.
  • Stir in the minced garlic and the pecan meats; saute' over medium heat, stirring, until the nuts and onions are golden and the garlic is tender.
  • After done cooking, let the rice stand, covered, for 5 minutes; spoon rice into a bowl, spoon the onions and pecans on top, and fluff with a fork or a chopstick.
  • Garnish with the green onions.
  • Makes 4 servings.
  • This is also good with other types of nut, such as pine nuts, pistachios, and walnuts, and also made with a mixture of white and wild rice; sliced mushrooms are also a good addition.
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