Brown Rice & Spinach

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 137.6
  • Total Fat: 1.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 2.5 mg
  • Sodium: 496.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 27.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.5 g
  • Protein: 3.4 g

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Great side dish for all types of meat dishes. Great side dish for all types of meat dishes.
Number of Servings: 8


    1/2 cup diced onion
    2 12 oz. packages of fresh spinach (such as Fresh Express)
    4 cups total chicken broth (low sodium, fat free) divided
    1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
    3 cups Minute brown rice


Spray large sauce pan with PAM
Saute onion until translucent over medium heat in 1/4 cup chicken broth
Add spinach a little at a time until cooked down. Add chicken broth in 1/4 cup increments with the spinach as needed to prevent sticking and/or browning.
Once all spinach is cooked, add 3 cups brown rice and 2 1/2 cups chicken broth.
Bring to boil.
Cover, lower heat, simmer 5 minutes.
Remove from heat, add lemon juice, stir.
Cover 5 minutes.
Serve and enjoy.
Serves approximately 8.

Number of Servings: 8

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user FLUFFINATOR.

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