Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence
Episode: Ultimate Pork
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Wild Rice Pilaf with Nuts and Lemon
Total:
1 hr 8 min
Prep:
8 min
Cook:
1 hr
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 8 min
Prep:
8 min
Cook:
1 hr
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Heat the olive oil in a small saucepan over medium heat. Add the pine nuts, garlic, zest, and thyme, swirl the pan until the nuts and garlic are beginning to brown, about 2 minutes. Add the wild rice and cook, stirring with a wooden spoon, until lightly toasted, about 1 minute tops. Stir in the chicken broth and salt. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to a rapid simmer and cook, stirring occasionally, for 45 minutes to 1 hour. Check the texture of the rice and, if needed, continue simmering until tender. Add more liquid as needed, another 10 to 15 minutes. (Note: The rice should only just begin to crack when done. If it begins to curl it is overcooked. There are numerous varieties of varying qualities, which affect cooking times greatly.)

Remove from the heat, scatter the scallions over the surface, fluff with a fork, and remove the herb sprigs and lemon zest before serving. Season with salt and black pepper, to taste.

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