CATEGORY: Rice
Palestinian Upside-Down Chicken and Rice

Palestinian Upside-Down Chicken and Rice

A traditional multilayered rice dish.
Red Wine Risotto with Beans

Red Wine Risotto with Beans

Funky, peppery, hearty: that's what soppressata is. And it's in this risotto.
Salmon and Avocado Poke Bowl

Salmon and Avocado Poke Bowl

Do you have a ripe avocado ready?
Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

Who needs a roux? Dry toasted flour makes a thickening paste, instead.
Sticky Rice with Chinese Sausage; Chinese Broccoli with Oyster Sauce

Sticky Rice with Chinese Sausage; Chinese Broccoli with Oyster Sauce

Recently, I took the "Dumpling Tour of Sunset Park" (thanks Ellen!) and couldn't help coming home with some fantastic Chinese ingredients of my own.
Turkey and Zucchini Burgers with Green Onion and Cumin; Basmati and Wild Rice with Chickpeas, Currants and Herbs

Turkey and Zucchini Burgers with Green Onion and Cumin; Basmati and Wild Rice with Chickpeas, Currants and Herbs

"Serve at room temperature." This is the phrase that makes any recipe appealing.
Golden Chicken with Cilantro-Cashew Pesto and Coconut Rice

Golden Chicken with Cilantro-Cashew Pesto and Coconut Rice

I've been here before. It's that comfortable place where marinating chicken in yogurt guarantees moist deliciousness.
Pan-Seared Salmon with Miso Watercress Pesto and Lentil-Black Rice Salad

Pan-Seared Salmon with Miso Watercress Pesto and Lentil-Black Rice Salad

Happy food? I giggled at the notion of black rice leading to "increased optimism."