Almond Brown Rice Stuffing

Almond Brown Rice Stuffing

Meal / Course: Dressing, Stuffing
Rice Around the World: American
Main Ingredient: Fruit, Nuts, Vegetables
Preparation Method: Casserole
Special Diets: Gluten-Free, Low-Cholesterol

Servings: Makes 6 servings.

Ingredients

1/2 cup slivered almonds
3 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 medium tart red apple, cored and diced
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup chopped celery
1/2 teaspoon poultry seasoning
1/4 teaspoon thyme
1/4 teaspoon ground white pepper
3 cups cooked brown rice (cooked in chicken broth)

Preparation

Cook almonds in butter in large skillet over medium-high heat until golden brown. Add apple, onion, celery, poultry seasoning, thyme and pepper; continue to cook until vegetables are tender crisp. Stir in rice; cook until thoroughly heated.

Use as stuffing for poultry or pork roast, or bake tightly covered in a separate baking dish at 350 degrees 25 to 30 minutes.

Nutrition Facts
Calories 257
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 13 g20 %
Cholesterol 16 mg5 %
Sodium 333 mg14 %
Total Carbohydrate 30 g10 %
Dietary Fiber 4 g16 %
Protein 7 g14 %
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.