Rice à la grecque


Rice à la grecque
Rice cooked "à la grecque" (Greek-style) is enlivened with sautéed leeks and mushrooms, cream and feta, to which the cooked rice is added at the end.

This is a hearty dish, usually served in its cooking pot in the centre of the table, so everyone can help themselves.
4,3664.3/5 for 4 ratings
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Last modified on: October 28th 2020

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25 min.23 min.48 min.
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Keeping:

Several days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 10 min.
Rice à la grecque : Photo of step #1

Stage 2 - 10 min.
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Rinse 300 g mushrooms and slice.

Set aside.

Stage 3 - 4 min.
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Prepare 1 red onion and chop finely.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
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Pour 4 tablespoons olive oil into a large pan on high heat. When good and hot, add the chopped onion.

Salt, pepper and cook for 1 minute without colouring.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
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Add the sliced mushrooms, mix well...

Stage 6 - 5 min.
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...and cook for 3 or 4 minutes.

When the mushrooms are cooked (they will have softened), salt and pepper again, then add the juice of 1 lemon and mix well.

Stage 7 - 8 min.
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Add the sliced leeks, mix in, cover and leave to cook for 7 or 8 minutes until the leeks are tender.

Stage 8 - 4 min.
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Make a space in the middle of the pan, clearing the bottom, and add 2 tablespoons cream and 100 g feta, cut into small pieces. Leave the feta to melt.

Stage 9 - 5 min.
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Add 400 g cooked rice, mix well and leave just long enough to heat the rice through.

Check the seasoning and it's done.

Remarks

To bring out more of the lemon flavour, add the zest of the lemon as well in stage 6. If you like a stronger flavour, use all feta and leave out the cream.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,757 Kcal or 7,356 Kj43 gr98 gr134 gr
88 %16 %9 %20 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
111 Kcal or 465 Kj3 gr6 gr8 gr
6 %1 %1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
293 Kcal or 1,227 Kj7 gr16 gr22 gr
15 %3 %2 %3 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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This recipe uses (among others)
Cooked riceCooked rice: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Tomato ladybirds, Crunchy salad, Seared tuna with lemon and lime, Comtoise stuffed tomatoes, Cajun pork with rice., ... All
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