Kale, Fruit and Nut Pilaf

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Preparation info

  • Serves

    2

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

Autumn and Winter Cooking with a Veg Box (Riverford Companions)

Autumn and Winter Cooking with a Veg Box (Riverford Companions)

By Guy Watson

Published 2015

  • About

The kale and cranberries give this spiced rice dish a Christmassy colouring so it’s a good one to serve as a healthy meal among all the rich food around. If you’ve got a large, deep frying pan and want to double the quantities to serve 4, then it should fit, otherwise use a large heavy-based saucepan or flameproof casserole dish. Red Russian and curly kale (leaves stripped from tougher stalks) work best here. It can be made with cavolo nero, but in that case it’s best to boil the leaves, re