[Recipe] Luscious Rice and lentil pilaf

rice lentil pilaf

Luscious Rice and lentil pilaf   With hints of cinnamon, cumin and coriander, this pilaf warms hearts and bones. The ingredients are not only inexpensive but are easy to find and likely already in your pantry. Paired with a side salad, this meal is completely balanced. You could even use the yogurt dressing on the salad!  Total time: 50 mins Serves 6 Ingredients YOGURT DRESSING: 1 cup plain yogurt 2 tbsp lemon juice 1/2 tsp minced garlic 1/2 tsp salt RICE AND LENTILS: 1 1/4 cups green or brown lentils, rinsed Salt and pepper 3 tbsp canola oil 1 1/4 […]

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[Recipe} Larb- Thai chicken salad

Imagine the tang of lime and lemon lingering with fresh flavors of basil and coriander and the heat of ginger and garlic.Is your mouth watering yet? Although the name of this dish- larb- leaves much to be desired, it could not be more jammed packed with flavor. Larb has roots in Thai cooking but is easy to reproduce in North America. It is quick to make and can be served at room temperature – perfect for summer! Here is my version of chicken larb. Chicken Larb Makes 4 servings 1 tbsp sesame oil1 small red onion, minced2 green onions, sliced2 […]

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