Citrus Brown Rice Pilaf

This quick and simple Citrus Brown Rice Pilaf dish comes together in no time and will please the whole family.  Serve alongside your favorite protein and veggies for a lively weeknight meal or even as a holiday side. For those that are not used to eating brown rice, this is a good starter recipe because it infuses a lot of fun flavors.

Citrus Rice Pilaf

Citrus Brown Rice Pilaf

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This quick and simple Citrus Brown Rice Pilaf dish comes together in no time and will please the whole family. 
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Cook Time 25 mins
Course Side Dish
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Ingredients
  

  • 1 1/2 cups dried brown rice
  • 3 cups water
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/4 cup slivered almonds
  • 1 tablespoon orange zest
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
  • Ground black pepper , to taste

Instructions
 

  • Add brown rice to boiling water. Return to a boil then reduce heat and simmer, covered, until water is absorbed, about 25 minutes.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Add remaining ingredients and season with pepper to taste.
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