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 Recipes: Apple and Brown Rice Pilaf

Side Dish Recipes:
Apple and Brown Rice Pilaf
Apple and Carrot Casserole
Apple Barley Pilaf
Apple Butter Bread
Apple Curry Rice
Glazed Apples and Raisins
Golden Apples and Yams
Sauteed Apple Slices with Apricot Sauce
Scalloped Virginia Apples
Slow-Cooked Apple Butter
Squash and Apple Bake
Sweet Potatoes and Apples

Apple and Brown Rice Pilaf

1/2 onion, minced
1 Tbsp. vegetable oil
1 1/2 cups quick-cooking brown rice
1 1/4 cups low sodium chicken broth
1/2 tsp. dried thyme, crushed
salt and pepper to taste
2 cups Rome apples, cored and diced
2 Tbsp. parsley, chopped

Saute onion in oil in non-stick skillet until tender; stir in rice and brown slightly. Stir in broth, thyme, salt and pepper; bring to boil. Cover tightly and reduce heat; simmer 15 minutes. Remove from heat; stir in apples and parsley. Serve warm or cold. Makes 4 servings.

Nutritional Analysis Per Serving: Calories, 337; Fat, 6 g; Cholesterol, 0 mg; Fiber, 6 g; Sodium, 31 mg; Percent calories from Fat, 16%.

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of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services -- promoting research, education
and marketing efforts for the state's apple industry through assistance to the
Virginia Apple Growers Association.

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