Dried Apricot and Almond Rice Salad Recipe

Dried Apricot and Almond Rice Salad Recipe

Dried Apricot and Almond Rice Salad

Ingredients

3-4 cups cooked rice (about 1 cup dried)
1 cup chopped apricots
1/2 cup slivered almonds, toasted
1/4 cup chopped scallions
1/2 cup olive oil
3 tablespoons white wine vinegar
1 small shallot, cut into medium sized chunks
1 tablespoon ground coriander
2 teaspoons ground ginger
1 teaspoon cayenne
1/2 cup chopped cilantro
salt and pepper to taste

Add rice, apricots, almonds and scallions to a bowl and toss carefully with two forks. Add the olive oil and vinegar to a blender and pulse until emulsified. Add the scallion to the blender and pulse until it is chopped into fine pieces. Pour this vinaigrette onto the rice mixture and carefully stir to coat. Sprinkle the spices along with salt and pepper to taste onto the mixture and stir to combine. Right before serving, toss the cilantro into the salad, check for seasoning. Serve at room temperature.

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