The winner of the reader recipe poll is overnight cranberry apple oatmeal. Recipe and review Friday morning!
Cracked Wheat Pilaf (adapted from here)
- 2T. olive oil
- 1 onion, diced
- 1 green pepper, diced
- 1/4t. salt
- 1/3c. whole wheat spaghetti noodles, broken into small pieces
- 2c. vegetable broth
- 1c. cracked wheat
- 2c. tomatoes, diced
Saute the onion and green pepper in olive oil until onion is translucent. Add the salt and spaghetti noodles. Stir frequently for 5 minutes, allowing the spaghetti noodles to brown. Add the remaining ingredients. Cover and bring to a boil. Simmer for 10 minutes, or until mixture is moist but not wet. Serves 2.
I wasn’t sure about this recipe, since it seems pretty basic, but it was surprisingly delicious in its simplicity. We’ll definitely be having this again!