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Easy Buttered Onion Pilaf

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Ingredients
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 Medium, halved, then thinly sliced
  Basmati rice 5 Ounce, rinsed well in cold water (140 Gram)
  Chicken stock/Lamb stock 18 Fluid Ounce (500 Milliliter)
Directions

MAKING
1. In a saucepan, heat butter, add onions, cover it and allow to fry gently for ten minutes till just soft not browned
2. Take the lid off, add rice and cook for a couple of minutes; add stock and seasoning
3. Stir a little, cover again and cook gentky for twenty minutes
4. Take it off the heat and let stand for ten minutes
5. Fluff the grains up with a fork till they are tender and buttery and onions completely soft

SERVING
6. Goes well with lamb

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Saute
Ingredient: 
Rice, Onion
Interest: 
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 449 Calories from Fat 87

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 10 g15.2%

Saturated Fat 4.9 g24.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 24.1 mg8%

Sodium 389 mg16.2%

Total Carbohydrates 76 g25.2%

Dietary Fiber 2.7 g10.7%

Sugars 8.7 g

Protein 13 g25.9%

Vitamin A 3.9% Vitamin C 13.6%

Calcium 5.3% Iron 7.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Easy Buttered Onion Pilaf Recipe