Diabetic Wild Rice


This is a basic diabetic wild rice recipe. Wild rice can go with any meat, fish or poultry dish. It makes a nice side dish to any main dish.


Recipe Ingredients:

1 cup wild rice
4 cups water
Salt, to taste
Freshly-ground black pepper, to taste

Recipe Instructions:

1. Rinse the wild rice in several changes of water until the water runs clear. Wild rice is a grass, so there is often a small amount of debris in the rice.

2.Bring the water to a boil in a 3-quart saucepan. Slowly add the rice and bring to another boil. Lower the heat, cover, and simmer about 45 minutes to 1 hour until rice has absorbed the water.

This recipe yields 6 servings. Serving size: 1/2 cup.

Exchanges Per Serving: 1 Starch.

Nutrition Facts: Calories 95; Calories from Fat 3; Total Fat 0g; Saturated Fat 0g; Cholesterol 0mg; Sodium 2mg; Carbohydrate 20g; Dietary Fiber 2g; Sugars 1g; Protein 4g.

Source:"American Diabetes Association at http://www.diabetes.org"S(Formatted for MC6):"08-22-2002 by Joe Comiskey - jcomiskey@krypto.net"Copyright:"© American Diabetes Association, 2002"

Servings: 6

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