Veggie Rice

Cajun French:  le riz (lu ree) – rice

 

A little bit of this and a little bit of that.  What to do with that little bit of leftovers; combine them and make a great side dish.  Rice is a staple in Cajun kitchens and at Cajun meals yet sometimes there is just a little rice left, not enough for one serving much less for a family.  When that happens we just see what other vegetables we have and start combining and soon we have Veggie Rice.  This is a quick, easy, and time saving dish.

Mais C’est Bon!

Enjoy!!

Ingredients:

  • 1 Tbl garlic infused olive oil
  • ½ cup finely chopped onion
  • ½ cup shiitake mushrooms, quartered
  • ½ green peas, frozen
  • ½ cooked rice
  • Salt
  • Camp Dog Cajun Seasoning

Heat olive oil to medium in a cast iron skillet

Sauté onions until tender

Add mushrooms, sauté until tender

Add peas, sauté until warm

Add rice, sauté until mixture is heated through

Season to taste

Serve as a side to any meal

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