Rice can tend to be bland and boring. To liven up your rice and to add great flavor, here is a tip:
- Heat approx. 1 TBS of olive in a pot and saute 1 TBS garlic for about 2 minutes
- Add rice and saute until lightly browned
- Finish cooking rice according to your package directions, substituting vegetable broth for the water called for in the directions
- Sprinkle some fresh chopped parsley
- Serve immediately
You can also saute additional ingredients such as chopped onion, carrots, and celery. Simply follow all the steps above.