Lentil Rice Dish (Mujadarah Arabic Dish)

Recipe by Hommus
READY IN: 35mins
SERVES: 4-6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Saute Onions with olive oil(stirring occasionally) until golden brown. Reserve 4 tablespoons of browned onions for garnish.
  • Place lentils,water,salt,and black pepper in different saucepan and cook over medium heat for about 20 minutes or until lentils are tender.
  • Add to lentils the uncooked rice,browned onions and cumin and mix. Cover and simmer for another 15 minutes or until water is absorbed and rice is tender.
  • Place Lentils Rice dish(mujadarah)in serving dish and garnish with 4 tablespoons of browned onions.
  • Mujadarah is best when served with Tomato salad. See my recipe for Tomato salad.
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