This is a recipe from Madagascar. I converted it to a slow cooker dish so I could take it to work for a fundraiser for 'Operation Rice Bowl.' I tripled the recipe to feed a crowd. I increased the healthy aspect by using fresh vegetables.


Recipe Summary

10 mins
4 hrs 10 mins
4 hrs 20 mins
24 servings


Original recipe yields 24 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Instructions Checklist
  • Heat olive oil in a large skillet. Saute tomatoes, onions, and ginger in the hot oil until the tomatoes are just beginning to soften, 2 to 3 minutes. Stir collard green pieces into the tomato mixture; cook until the greens begin to soften, about 1 minute more.

  • Transfer tomato mixture to a slow cooker; add water, rice, and salt.

  • Cook on Medium until the water is completely absorbed, about 4 hours. Season with salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste.

Nutrition Facts

144 calories; protein 3.2g 7% DV; carbohydrates 27.1g 9% DV; fat 2.7g 4% DV; cholesterolmg; sodium 156.3mg 6% DV. Full Nutrition

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Rating: 4 stars
I really enjoyed this simple yet healthy recipe. I loved the kick of ginger. I scaled this recipe down and cooked on the stove for something faster for dinner. Next time I might add carrots and sub tomato paste if I am low on tomatoes. Read More