Cheesy Freekah

barbara lentz


What the freek is freekah. It is a green wheat grain that is the new quinoa in whole grains. The hemp seed hearts have a nutty flavor and enhances the dish with a bit of a crunch. If you are looking for something different for a side dish. This is the one. It packs a bunch of flavor and has many nutritional benefits.


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

5 Min
25 Min
Stove Top


How to Make Cheesy Freekah


  1. Bring the chicken stock, salt and freekah to a boil. Reduce heat cover vented and let cook stirring frequently until most of the liquid is absorbed about 20 minutes.
  2. Stir in the half and half and cheese. Cook until cheese is melted. Top with the Hemp seed hearts.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cheesy Freekah

Course/Dish: Other Side Dishes
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American

You May Also Like:

Show 1 Comment & Review

Let's Talk Turkey! Recipe

Let's Talk Turkey!

Kitchen Crew

The star of Thanksgiving dinner can be finicky to make and a tad daunting. There's nothing worse than serving guests a dry turkey. Prepare one of these mouthwatering recipes and...

Say Goodbye To Canned Cranberry Sauce Recipe

Say Goodbye to Canned Cranberry Sauce

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

6 homemade cranberry sauce recipes that are so simple you'll never grab a can again!

24 Recipes On A Stick That Are Delish

24 Recipes on a Stick that are Delish

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

How do you make a recipe better? You put it on a stick. Duh.