Perfect Brown Rice. This is no joke perfect brown rice. I will never make it any other way again. It was light and fluffy and done to perfection. The next day I made fried rice with it and that also turned out perfect.
These whole grains provide an ideal base for a variety of flavors, and are easily translated into meal-worthy salads, perfect for brown bag lunches, dinner parties, and more. Keep reading for more than 50 ideas.
4 tsp. olive oil 1 cup onion, chopped fine 1 red bell pepper, chopped fine 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth 2¼ cups water 1½ cups long-grain brown rice 1 tsp. salt 1-2 (15 oz.) cans black beans, drained and rinsed ¾ cup corn kernels (fresh from cob, or frozen and thawed) ¼ cup chopped fresh cilantro ¼ tsp. ground black pepper