Garlic Brown Rice

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 135.0
  • Total Fat: 5.1 g
  • Cholesterol: 9.2 mg
  • Sodium: 1,593.6 mg
  • Total Carbs: 13.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.3 g
  • Protein: 8.4 g

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Great as a side or lunch! Great as a side or lunch!
Number of Servings: 4


    1 cup brown basmati rice
    2.5 cups chicken broth or stock
    1 tbsp. butter(optional)
    1 clove garlic, minced
    1 tsp. ground cumin
    1 tsp. paprika(sweet)
    1 tsp. black pepper
    1 tsp. salt


Combine rice, butter, and chicken broth in medium sauce pan, covered, bring to a boil. Turn down heat and let simmer, covered, for 50 minutes, stirring once or twice. Add minced garlic, paprika, cumin, pepper and salt to taste. Fluff with a fork and serve!

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user BRIANNA124.

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Very yummy, definitely a do over. - 7/1/09

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  • Incredible!
    Tastes great! - 9/17/14

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  • Incredible!
    I really liked the flavor. It is spicy so be careful if you cannot have spicy food. - 11/9/12

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  • Incredible!
    THIS STUFF IS AMAZING! brown rice is a little boring to me, but this adds like some FLAVOR! its like spanish rice, but brown lol :) - 6/13/11

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  • Incredible!
    Fantastic!!! I mixed in my mixed veggies with it and served it with the Garlic Brown Sugar Chicken recipe I found on here. Such a perfect match. Will make this all the time. - 9/2/10

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