Tag Archives: brown rice

Better Than Takeout Sweet & Sour Shrimp

When I was a kid, as soon as saw the words ‘sweet and sour’ on any Chinese restaurant takeout menu, I simply had to have it. I didn’t care if there was a cup of icky red food colouring in … Continue reading

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Warm Brown Rice Salad with Asparagus, Grapefruit and Shrimp

Salads with a grain base such as rice, couscous or quinoa offer a great way to make a hearty one-dish meal that is also ideal for picnics or packed lunches. This variation offers tons of flavour while delivering in a … Continue reading

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Sweet and Sour Rice Bowl

With its blend of tender rice, crunchy cabbage and sweet-and-sour party on top, this rice bowl is delicious, nutritious and oh-so-satisfying. Toasting the brown rice brings out its subtle, nutty flavour and also helps it cook up softer and fluffier, … Continue reading

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Rice bowl with peanut sauce

I discovered rice bowls just a few months ago at Washington State’s first certified organic restaurant, Chaco Canyon Organic Café in Seattle. I was instantly smitten when my lunch arrived – a soup plate heaped with napa cabbage, tofu, brown … Continue reading

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