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Baked Rice with Fresh Herbs

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Number of Servings: 12

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This recipe is very versatile and great for serving a crowd. Experiment with the herbs you use and double the recipe for a large group.
  • Ingredients

    • 1 lb long-grain white rice, uncooked
    • 2 tsp salt
    • 1/2 tsp white pepper
    • 4 cups hot water
    • 1 cup fresh parsley, finely chopped
    • 3 Tbs fresh thyme, finely chopped
    • 2 Tbs butter or margarine, cut into small pieces
  • Directions

    • Preheat oven to 400°F (205°C).
    • Spray a 9x12-inch (23x30cm) baking pan with vegetable oil spray. Spread rice, salt and pepper in the pan.
    • For easy handling, place pan on the oven shelf. Pull shelf partially from oven and stir in hot water. Cover pan tightly with foil, and bake 10 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 350°F (175°C) and continue to bake 30 minutes, or until all water is absorbed and rice is tender.
    • Stir in parsley, thyme and butter. Serve hot.
  • Nutrition

      % Daily Value
      Calories160
      Calories from Fat20
      % Daily Value
      Total Fat2g4%
      Saturated Fat1g4%
      Polyunsaturated Fat0g
      Monounsaturated Fat1g
      Cholesterol2mg1%
      Sodium416mg17%
      Potassium81mg2%
      Total Carbohydrate31g
      Dietary Fiber1g4%
      Sugars0g
      Sugar Alcohols0g
      Protein3g6%
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