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Delightful Tomato Rice

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Learn how to make delicious tomato rice that goes great with any dinner.

40MIN

Total Cooking Time

14

Ingredients
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Ingredients
US / METRIC
Servings:
6
Serves 6
5
to taste
around a handful
1
Medium Onion , diced
1
Thai Chili Pepper , sliced
2 cloves
Large Garlic , diced
4 sprigs
1 Tbsp
Tomato Paste
1/2 tsp
1 Tbsp
Brown Sugar
1 1/2 cups
Vegetable Stock
to taste
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Directions

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Step 1
Core and make 2 cuts on the bottom of each Tomatoes (5) . Place in a pot with boiling water for about a minute.
Step 2
Remove the skins of the tomato and roughly chop them. Place into the food processor along with Fresh Parsley (to taste) . Pulse until you have a chunky consistency.
Step 3
In a large pot add Olive Oil (1 Tbsp) , Onion (1) , Thai Chili Pepper (1) , Garlic (2 cloves) , Fresh Thyme (4 sprigs) , Ground Black Pepper (1/4 tsp) and turn down the heat too low. Cook for 2-3 minutes.
Step 4
Stir in Tomato Paste (1 Tbsp) .
Step 5
Add in the pureed tomato to the pot. Season with Salt (1/2 tsp) and mix well.
Step 6
Mix in Brown Sugar (1 Tbsp) . Continue cook on a gentle simmer for 5 minutes.
Step 7
Add in the Basmati Rice (2 cups) and Vegetable Stock (1 1/2 cups) , then give it a quick stir. Bring it up to a boil.
Step 8
Turn the heat down, place the lid on for about 15-20 minutes.
Step 9
Turn off the stove off, place the lid back on and leave for another 5 minutes.
Step 10
Sprinkle some Fresh Cilantro (to taste) . Using a fork fluff up the rice.

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