Basmati Rice with Herbs Recipe

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30 mins (prep 10, cooking 20)
13 ingredients
4 servings
This is an excellent, flavorful side dish that goes really well with fish, shrimp, or chicken. It's like a mild version of a Briyani...easy to make and full of healthy ingredients. I thought the Parmesan cheese was weird addition, but the flavor blends nicely and it isn't over powering. Enjoy!

Categories:  kid-friendly , quick-and-easy , indian ,
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Serving Size (113.01 g)
Servings 4
Amount per Serving
Calories 191.01 Calories from Fat 13.5
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 1.5g 9.21%
Saturated Fat 0.24g 4.82%
Trans Fat 0.0 %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 148.36mg 24.73%
Total Carbohydrate 39.82g 53.1%
Dietary Fiber 1.42 g 22.65%
Sugars 0.01 g %
Protein 3.3g 26.38%
Vitamin A 0.07IU% Vitamin C 0.23mg%
Calcium 4.73mg% Iron 2.14mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
low-fat chicken broth, chopped green onions, toasted pine nuts, fresh basil, fresh thyme, fresh ground black pepper, chopped fresh cilantro