Saffron Rice

2 tablespoons margarine
¾ cup diced onion
1 cup long-grain, white rice
3 cups chicken stock
Pinch saffron threads
Salt and freshly ground black pepper

In a large saucepan or pot, melt the margarine over medium heat. Add the onions while stirring in the rice to coat with the margarine. Pour in the chicken stock, saffron, salt and pepper. Raise the heat to high and bring to a boil. Cover, turn the heat to low and simmer for about 20 minutes. Remove the lid and fluff with a fork before serving.

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