Spinach and Leek White Bean Soup (add 2 large chicken breasts that were seasoned with salt, pepper, cumin, and paprika then browned and diced. Can substitute kale for spinach and pearl barley or quinoa for couscous.
best beans and rice. White rice, garlic and onion is cooked in a nice vegetable stock for about 20 minutes. Black beans, cayenne and cumin are added to the pot, given a stir . Black Beans and Rice for six.
This is a rich and hearty lentil curry, great as a main meal rather than as a side dish like the more traditional Indian dhal. Don& let the ingredient list faze you, this really is an easy dish to make. This dish is great served with basmati rice.
Another pretty dish. Tomatoes, green pepper and zucchini are sauteed until tender and their flavors have mingled. Rice and water are stirred in and everything is cooked until the liquid is absorbed and the rice is fluffy.