Zucchini Pilaf!

Zucchini Pilaf! Recipe

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Ingrid Parker

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@Koechin

This Recipe came from "The Frugal Gourmet's" PBS Series a long time ago. We love rice and we love zucchini. This is a delicious combo.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
4
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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2 medium zucchini, sliced (1/4-inch)
2 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 cup long grain rice
2 tbsp. butter
1-1/2 cups chicken stock
1/2 cup white wine (or chicken stock with 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice)
1/2 tsp kosher salt or 1/4 tsp. regular iodized salt)
grated parmesan for serving

How to Make Zucchini Pilaf!

Step-by-Step

  • 1Sauté zucchini and garlic in olive oil until just wilted. Remove from skillet
  • 2Add butter to pan and sauté rice until it starts to turn golden brown.
  • 3Place rice into a saucepan. Add broth, wine and salt and bring to a boil.
    Place zucchini on top BUT DO NOT STIR!
  • 4Reduce heat to low. Cover and simmer until rice is done, about 20 minutes.
    Serve sprinkled with freshly grated Parmesan.
    NOTE: Please don't use the stuff in The Green Can. :-)

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About Zucchini Pilaf!

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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