Brown Rice and Lentil Pilaf - 8 Servings

Cuisinart original


Makes 4 cups (8 servings)


1tablespoon extra virgin olive oil ¼cup chopped carrots ¼cup chopped mushrooms ¼cup chopped shallots 2cups (Rice Cooker) long grain brown rice 2⁄3cup (Rice Cooker) brown lentils 1teaspoon thyme 2¼cups (standard liquid measure) chicken stock 1½cups (standard liquid measure) water

Nutritional information

Nutritional information per serving: Calories 185 (14% from fat) • carb. 34g • pro. 6g • fat 3g • sat. fat 0g • chol. 0mg • sod. 332mg • calc. 20mg • fiber 3g


Place cooking bowl in Cuisinart® Rice Cooker/Steamer. Add olive oil. Cover and turn on; let heat for 1 minute. Add carrots, mushrooms and shallots to bowl; stir, using rice paddle to coat with oil. Cover and cook for 3 minutes (Rice Cooker will shut off). Stir in rice, lentils and thyme. Add stock and water; stir, using rice paddle. Cover and turn on. Cooking time will be approximately 30 minutes. The Rice Cooker will then switch to Warm. Let stand 5 to 10 minutes (or longer) on Warm before serving. Fluff with rice paddle and transfer to a warm serving bowl.