Red Rice Congee with California Golden Raisins

To experience the authentic flavor of this cereal, be sure to use the Oriental or Indian red rice.
  • Yields 5 cups
  • Details

    • Serving Size: 1/2 cup

    INGREDIENTS

    • 1 cup red rice*, rinsed
    • 4 cups water
    • 2 cups coconut milk
    • 1 1/4 cups California golden raisins
    • 1 tablespoon chopped candied ginger
    • 2 tablespoons sugar
    • 1 teaspoon toasted and ground coriander seeds
    • 1 large flake coconut, toasted
    • Zest of 1 lime

    PROCEDURE

    Combine rice, water, coconut milk, raisins, ginger, sugar and coriander in large saucepot; bring to boil, stirring occasionally. Reduce heat and simmer for 45 minutes to 1 hour; stir occasionally until rice is tender and creamy. Add more liquid if thinner consistency is desired. Serve in bowls garnished with coconut flakes tossed with lime zest.

    Note: Indian Harvest (brand) Himalayan Red Rice is recommended.

    Nutrition Facts Per Serving

    Calories 270 (40% from fat); Total Fat 12g (sat 11g, mono 1g, poly 0g, trans 0g ); Cholesterol 0mg; Protein 3g; Carbohydrate 39g; (Dietary Fiber 2g; Sugars 19g; ); Iron 2mg; Sodium 30mg; Calcium 26mg; Potassium 314mg

    This recipe is found in the following categories:

    Special Diet

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