Quick Rosemary Rice
In Minneapolis, Minnesota, Mary Ann Kosmas cooks up this light and lemony rice dish flecked with pretty carrot shreds. "I have an herb garden, so I prepare this with fresh rosemary in summer," she jots. "The aroma is heavenly."
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 30 min.
- 2 cups chicken broth
- 1 cup uncooked long grain rice
- 1 medium onion, chopped
- 1 small carrot, shredded
- 1/2 to 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 1 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- Combine the all ingredients in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 20 minutes or until liquid is absorbed.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 100 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 384mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein.
Originally published as Rosemary Rice in Quick Cooking November/December 1998