Rice with Lentils

I originally made up this recipe to go along with the Jamaican Goat Coconut Curry. The original instructions said to serve the curry with rice and lentils (but gave no instructions), so I had to figure it out myself! In the end, I think I came up with a pretty tasty dish. It works well with the curry, but it also works well as a side dish to almost anything. Enjoy!

Lentils and rice - done

Rice with Lentils
A Karen original recipe
Serves 4

2 cups brown rice, cooked

1/2 cup red lentils
1 1/2 cups low sodium vegetable broth

In a medium saucepan, bring lentils and broth to a boil. Reduce heat to a simmer, cover, and simmer for about 15 minutes – until liquid is absorbed.

Stir in cooked rice and serve.

Nutritional info:
Calories: 199.6
Total Fat: 1.5 g
Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
Sodium: 56.0 mg
Total Carbs: 37.6 g
Dietary Fiber: 5.6 g
Protein: 8.7 g


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