Lentil And Leek Risotto (Vrg) Recipe

Step 1

In a 4-quart deep pot with cover, saut leeks, garlic, and red pepper in oil. When soft, add broth or water, and stir in rice along with seasonings. Reduce heat and simmer covered for about 40 minutes or until rice is done. Uncover, stir in cooked lentils and re-heat until piping hot. Garnish with parsley and grated carrot before serving.

Total Calories Per Serving: 368 Fat: 6 grams This article was originally published in the July/August 1994 issue of the _Vegetarian_Journal_, published by The Vegetarian Resource Group.

Things You'll Need

  • 2c Well-scrubbed leeks,
  • Chopped
  • 1 Clove garlic, minced
  • 1/2c Red pepper, finely chopped
  • 1tb Olive oil
  • 3c Vegetable broth or water
  • 1 1/4c Brown rice
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Basil
  • 1c Pre-cooked lentils
  • 1/4c Freshly chopped parsley
  • 1/4c Finely grated carrots

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