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Karl’s Mexican Brown Rice

Technique drawn from Mel’s Kitchen Café

Jan is pushing me to use more “low glycemic” starches in my diet. I wanted beans and rice to go with my chili verde. To please her, I am using brown rice, instead of my usual white rice.

Karl’s Mexican Brown Rice

Karl’s Mexican Brown Rice

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Karl’s Simple Mexican Rice

Technique drawn from Mel’s Kitchen Café

I have made a more complex version of this dish, but today I wanted a simple side dish that would not distract from the star dish, the chicken. Also, half of my diners this week are not eating starch, so it would be wasted effort. I have been trying to make Mexican rice for years with only limited success.

Karl’s Simple Mexican Rice

Karl’s Simple Mexican Rice

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Karl’s Mexican Rice with Beef

At four o’clock today, Eilene told me that her friends were coming over for dinner. She suggested florescent mac and cheese, trying to make it easy on me. I just could not do it. This meal was really almost as easy, and so much better for them.

Karl’s Mexican Rice with Beef

Karl’s Mexican Rice with Beef

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