Rice with spring greens

Rice with spring greens
This combination of spring cabbage and leeks, cooked separately then mixed with rice, is a simple recipe and everything can be prepared in advance.
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Last modified on: June 6th 2022

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Stage 1 - 10 min.
Rice with spring greens

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Rice with spring greens
Cook in a large pan with 3 tablespoons olive oil until just tender, then salt and pepper.

Transfer to a plate and set aside.

Stage 3 - 15 min.
Rice with spring greens

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Rice with spring greens
Cook in a large saucepan with 3 tablespoons olive oil until just tender, then salt and pepper.

Transfer to the plate with the cabbage and set aside.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
Rice with spring greens
Prepare and finely slice 1 shallot.

Stage 6 - 1 min.
Rice with spring greens
Pour 3 tablespoons olive oil into a large pan on medium heat. When good and hot, add the sliced shallot, salt and pepper.

Cook for 1 minute without colouring.

Stage 7 - 1 min.
Rice with spring greens
Add the vegetables...

Stage 8 - 5 min.
Rice with spring greens
...then 400 g cooked rice.

Mix well and leave to reheat through, then check the seasoning.

Stage 9
Rice with spring greens
That's all there is to it, though you can add a drizzle of olive oil or lemon juice (or both) before serving.
You can use different green vegetables if you prefer, or whatever you have to hand (peas, mangetout, etc.).
1 or 2 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,921 Kcal or 8,043 Kj13 gr65 gr179 gr
96 %5 %6 %27 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
148 Kcal or 620 Kj1 gr5 gr14 gr
7 %<1 %<1 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
480 Kcal or 2,010 Kj3 gr16 gr45 gr
24 %1 %2 %7 %
% 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).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Sulfites, Milk
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 2.55 €
  • Per person : 0.64 €

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