Toasted Pecan & Brown Rice Pilaf
Adapted from the Whole Grains Council
A quick, easy and flavorful side that pairs well with salmon or chicken.
Makes four 1/4-cup servings
|2 cups brown rice, cooked|
|1/2 cup NOW Pecans*, coarsely chopped|
|3 tablespoons chopped fresh dill|
|1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley|
|2 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into small pieces|
|1/2 teaspoon kosher salt|
|1/4 teaspoon fresh ground pepper|
*NOW items available at your local health food store
- Toast pecans in a dry skillet over medium heat for 3 – 5 minutes, until fragrant.
- Add toasted pecans, herbs, butter, salt and pepper into the rice, stirring to combine.