College Girl Eats: Week Five


Jenn Rice is a new family favorite of ours. Named after our neighbor Jenn who introduced us to it! I also prepared a piece of chicken breast or a hamburger patty for some added protein to the meal.


Jenn Rice

2 T. olive oil
2 c. basmati rice
4 c. chicken broth
1/2 c. (or more) currants/dried cranberries
4 c. arugula or spinach
4 T. olive oil
1/2 t. chili powder
2 T red wine vinegar
1 c. hickory smoked almonds, chopped

Heat 2T olive oil. Add rice and brown a little. Add broth and currants. Boil & then reduce heat and cover for 15 min. In a large bowl,toss the rice and arugula until wilted. In a small bowl, mix 4T olive oil, chili powder, and vinegar. Pour over rice and toss. Add almonds and toss.


Grocery List

  • Basmati rice
  • Olive oil
  • Chili powder
  • Red Wine Vinegar
  • Hickory smoked almonds
  • Arugula or spinach
  • Currants or dried cranberries
  • Chicken broth



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