Southwestern Pilaf

Recipe by PaulaG
READY IN: 1hr 5mins




  • In a medium saucepan with tight fitting lid, bring the chicken broth to a boil, stir in rice and barley; cover and cook for 30 minutes.
  • Stir in diced carrot, cover and continue to cook for an additional 15 minutes or until liquid is absorbed and grains are tender.
  • While the grains are cooking, heat the olive oil in a large skillet, stir in garlic and chopped onion and cook until onion is tender.
  • Stir in the corn and beans, heat until warmed; add jalapeño pepper, red bell pepper, cumin and oregano.
  • When the grains are cooked, add to skillet, stirring to combine.
  • Sprinkle in the cilantro, combine well; cover and allow to stand 5 minutes before serving.
  • Adjust salt and pepper to taste.