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Rice Pilaf



30 Min


5 Min



Rice Pilaf – Rice cooked in a seasoned broth. Enjoy this classic rice dish that is as yummy as it is easy to make!




  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 4 garlic cloves, chopped
  • 3 cups long grain rice
  • Water
  • Salt


Step 1

Heat up a saucepan and add the olive oil.

Step 2

Sweat the chopped onions followed by the garlic.

Step 3

Add 3 cups of rice (no need to wash beforehand) and let it sizzle and toast for 5 minutes.

Step 4

Place your index finger so that it is touching the surface of the rice. Add enough water to come up to your first knuckle. Add a pinch of salt.
As soon as the water reaches the boil, cover with a lid and place the saucepan in the oven for 18 minutes.

Step 5

Remove from oven and set aside, with the lid on, for another 5 minutes.


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