Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown
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Mushroom Wheat Berry Pilaf
Total:
40 min
Prep:
15 min
Cook:
25 min
Yield:
6 servings as a side dish
Level:
Easy
Total:
40 min
Prep:
15 min
Cook:
25 min
Yield:
6 servings as a side dish
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 1 1/2 cups onion, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 5 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 pound mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup red wine
  • 1/4 cup chicken broth
  • 1 1/2 cups cooked wheat berries
  • 1 1/2 cups leftover, cooked rice
  • 1/2 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon fresh rosemary leaves, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest, finely chopped
  • Pepper and additional salt

Directions

Heat olive oil in large saute pan over low heat. Add onions and salt and sweat until soft, about 10 minutes. Add garlic and continue cooking for 5 minutes. Add butter to pan and melt. Add mushrooms, and soy sauce, increase heat to medium and continue cooking for 5 to 10 minutes, until mushrooms release their liquid. Add wine and chicken broth and simmer 5 minutes, until wine begins to evaporate. Add wheat berries, rice, thyme, rosemary, and lemon rind to heat through. Adjust seasoning, to taste.

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