Orange Cranberry Wild Rice
Orange Cranberry Wild Rice is a little sweet, tart, and nutty filled with the wonderful flavors of fall.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time45 mins
Servings: 8 servings
- 1 small onion diced
- 1 Tbsp olive oil
- 1 cup wild rice
- 1/3 cup dried cranberries
- 2 cups chicken broth
- 1/4 cup orange juice
- 1/2 Tbsp orange zest optional
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/4 tsp black pepper
Saute diced onion in olive oil over medium heat for 3-5 minutes until soft and caramelized.
Add dried cranberries, chicken broth, orange juice, orange zest, salt, and pepper to pan. Stir to combine.
Bring to a boil. Cover pan and lower heat. Simmer for 30-35 minutes.
Remove from heat and let sit, covered, for 10 minutes or until all liquid is absorbed.
Calories: 115kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 290mg | Potassium: 168mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 15IU | Vitamin C: 9.5mg | Calcium: 11mg | Iron: 0.6mg