Tag Archives: rice

Mushroom rice pilaf

In an effort to eat more brown rice than white rice, I went on a hunt for recipes… this one from savynaturalista was linked to from a Huffington Post article and I added to my Pinterest to keep for later. … Continue reading

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Roasted cauliflower and dhal pilaf

I picked up the recipe card for this pilaf on a recent trip to Waitrose to hunt down some giant couscous. No giant couscous used here… Save that for another time! I loved the idea of roasting the cauliflower and … Continue reading

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Pea and mint risotto

Having heard of two people having pea and mint risotto recently and loving the pea and mint soup I’ve made, really wanted to make this. I didn’t have a recipe so I made it up, based on a standard risotto … Continue reading

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Red wine and mushroom risotto

Another recipe from a Girl Called Jack, and one which is fast becoming a staple in my repertoire. Very easy to make and works well with whatever you want to add to it. In this one I’ve added some cherry … Continue reading

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Tomato and mozzarella risotto – second attempt

I’ve made this risotto before and blogged about it but this time I made it, it looks better, so I thought I’d share!

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Tomato, pepper, and spinach pilaf

I have made this recipe so many times, I can’t believe I’ve not blogged about it. Perhaps because it is not very photogenic or perhaps because it is just too run-of-the-mill. However, it is certainly not the latter, based on … Continue reading

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Veggie paella

At the suggestion of a friend, I tried Ottolenghi’s veggie paella recipe from his Plenty book (which is also reproduced on the Guardian website, but with some slight variations). I hadn’t wanted to try it before as I didn’t want … Continue reading

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