Brown Basmati Rice Pilaf with Mustard Seeds and Dates

Posted by: EatFree

>> Gluten-Free, Vegan, Vegetarian



  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 1 tablespoon black mustard seeds
  • 2 serrano chilis, chopped and de-seeded
  • Salt to taste
  • 4 cups cooked brown basmati rice
  • 16 mejdool dates, pitted and sliced into thin rings1
  • 1 cup fried onions


  1. Heat oil over medium heat.
  2. When oil is hot, add mustard seeds.  Let them pop for about 30 seconds.  Use a splatter screen or lid.
  3. Add serranos and salt.  Stir for about 30 seconds.
  4. Stir in basmati rice, dates, and fried onions.  Enjoy!
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