Crunchy Almond Alpiste Salad

Crunchy Almond Alpiste Salad

10 Minutes Prep + 20-25 Minutes Cooking + 20 Minutes Standing

6 servings (3/4 cup/175 mL)

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Steps

In a medium sauce  pan, cook onion in olive oil until softened (~5 minutes).


Stir in  alpiste, garlic, salt, pepper, water and broth.


Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover and  simmer until no liquid remains (20-25 minutes). Let stand 20 minutes.


Fluff with  fork. Stir in almonds and parsley. Stir in dried cranberries if using.

Ingredients

2 tsp (10mL) olive oil

1 medium onion, thinly   sliced or diced

1 cup (250mL) alpiste

1 clove garlic, minced

¼ tsp (1 mL) salt

¼ tsp (1 mL) pepper

½ cup (125mL) water

1 cup (250 mL) chicken or vegetable   broth

1/3 cup (80 mL) unsalted almonds, toasted and coarsely chopped

¼ cup (60 mL) parsley, chopped

1/3 cup (80mL) dried cranberries (optional)