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Brown Rice Belgian Endive Salad

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"Need a healthy snack or lunch that will keep you full? Belgian endive and brown rice make for a refreshing lunch. For more than one serving, just multiply. This recipe would be great for summer or fall picnics, too! Add finely chopped fruit such as oranges or apples."
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1 h 25 m servings 250
Original recipe yields 2 servings


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  1. Bring the brown rice and water to a boil in a saucepan. Reduce heat to medium-low; cover the saucepan and simmer until the rice is tender and the liquid has been absorbed, 45 to 50 minutes. Allow the rice to cool.
  2. Place the rice, endive, and red onion in a large bowl. Drizzle the balsamic vinegar and olive oil on top, and season with salt and pepper. Mix thoroughly.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 250 calories; 8.3 39.4 6.1 0 65 Full nutrition

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Super easy and delicious! I substituted the red onion for green and halved the evoo and it turned out amazing. Great crunch factor and love the bite of the vinegar!

I'm giving this five-stars even though I had to change one of the ingredients. I had to use green onions instead of red, and believe me, it was missed. This salad is awesome and super easy. I ba...

Delicious winter salad, I tossed the ingredients while the brown rice was warm. I added quartered cherry tomatoes and kalamata olives. I garnished with green onion

This was not bad. Aesthetically it's not too snazzy, but as a side it would be worth making.

Delicious! Replaced the EVOO with about 2 tbsp pesto, and I added a chopped apple.