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How do I cook rice made from beetroot?

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Titsywoo Wed 20-Jul-16 16:58:49

Saw this in sainsburys today and grabbed a pack as I'm trying to include more veg in my diet and it looked interesting! I've eaten cauliflower rice a few times and liked it. I don't know what to do with this though fry it? How should I season it? I've not really eaten beetroot before so her no idea!

Titsywoo Wed 20-Jul-16 21:28:25


SpeakNoWords Wed 20-Jul-16 21:30:27

Are there not instructions on the packet?!

IHaveBrilloHair Wed 20-Jul-16 21:31:49

I can't really imagine anything other than steaming it, or just leaving it raw as a salad dish.
Would it not go mushy otherwise?

SpeakNoWords Wed 20-Jul-16 21:32:05

Here are the instructions ...

exWifebeginsat40 Wed 20-Jul-16 21:35:22

you don't cook it. you put it in the bin. the outside bin. the neighbour's bin. any bin will do <channels Pippy in Joseph>

iMatter Wed 20-Jul-16 21:38:59

It's not rice. It's beetroot scrapings.

I love beetroot; I love rice. Butnot "beetroot rice".

I realise I'm being singularly unhelpful but I have to put a stop to this faux rice nonsense that's taking hold of the world.

iMatter Wed 20-Jul-16 21:40:04

And yes, put it in a bin smile

Pestilence13610 Wed 20-Jul-16 21:42:34

Stir fry it, add light soy sauce to season.
Be prepared for purpleness.sad

Pestilence13610 Wed 20-Jul-16 21:45:40

If you own a food processor, grate your own it is much cheaper.
If you have a garden try growing some white beetroot, they are not purple.

MovingOnUpMovingOnOut Wed 20-Jul-16 21:47:25

Pp are right. First step: put in bin. Second step: order pizza.

You're welcome smile

whois Thu 21-Jul-16 16:52:19

Beetroot rice? That's a new one!

Cauli rice works becase it has a mild flavour. Beetroot isn;t rice like, at all.

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