Saturday, October 22, 2011
HOW TO PREAPRE ORANGE RICE
1 c. rice, uncooked
1 c. water
1 c. orange juice
1 tsp. reduced calorie margarine
Dash of salt
1 tbsp. orange rind, freshly grated
1/2 c. fresh orange sections, seeded
In a 2-quart microwave safe casserole, combine the rice, water,
orange juice, margarine and salt. Cover, microwave on High for 5
minutes. Stir in the orange rind. Turn the bowl 1/4 turn. Microwave
on High for an additional 10 minutes, turning the bowl after 5 minutes.
Do not uncover the bowl. Allow to set covered for an additional 10
minutes or until all of the liquids have been absorbed. Immediately
before serving, fluff with a fork, add orange sections and mix gently.
Serve with pride. Makes about 6 (100 calories) servings.