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Pine Nut Pilaf

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This Pine Nut pilaf makes a delicious meal ! Try out this Pine Nut Pilaf and tell me if you've enjoyed it !
  Pine nuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Onion 1⁄2 Medium, chopped
  Barley 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Chicken bouillon cubes 3
  Hot water 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Saffron 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Chopped pimiento 3 Tablespoon

In a medium saucepan, saute pine nuts in butter or margarine until lightly roasted.
Remove the pine nuts, and set aside.
Saute onion until nearly transparent.
Add barley, and saute until lightly browned.
Dissolve bouillon cubes in hot water.
Add saffron.
Combine all ingredients in the saucepan, cover, and let simmer for 40 minutes or until tender.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 182 Calories from Fat 102

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 12 g18.4%

Saturated Fat 3.2 g15.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 10.8 mg3.6%

Sodium 474.3 mg19.8%

Total Carbohydrates 17 g5.7%

Dietary Fiber 3.5 g13.8%

Sugars 1.5 g

Protein 4 g7.1%

Vitamin A 6.6% Vitamin C 13.2%

Calcium 1.5% Iron 6.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Pine Nut Pilaf Recipe