Bacon and Cabbage Frittata paint

Whole grain versions of black venus or regular rice and brown rice retain all their nutritional value, including fibre, B vitamins and minerals. Whole grain rice takes about 35-45 mins to cook, depending on variety (Beware some quick-cook versions – they are part-milled and thus stripped of some fibre and nutrients). You will really enjoy the taste, texture, versatility and health benefits of black venus/brown rice.  Brown rice is especially soothing for the digestive and nervous system. The Japanese eat it when sick, as its healing powers are part of their folklore. (Pre-soaked rice will cook 5-10 minutes faster)

Serves 4

Ingredients

  • 1 cup cooked black Venus rice or brown rice (left over from previous day is good)
  • 100-150 grams smoked tofu, diced
  • 1-2 teaspoons dillisk or nori flakes
  • 1 medium red pepper, finely diced
  • 1 medium yellow pepper, finely diced         (Total of peppers 150 grams)
  • 4 spring onions. chopped small
  • ½ cup frozen sweet corn
  • ½  cup frozen peas
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil / unrefined sesame oil /coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoons shoyu or tamari (naturally fermented soya sauce)
  • Gluten Free

  • Dairy Free
  • Vegetarian

  • Vegan

  • Diabetic Friendly

  • Low GI

  • Sports on a Plate

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Method

  1. Heat 1 coconut oil in a wok, add tofu and cook 3-4 mins. Add peppers and stir-fry for another 2-3 mins or until softened. Add spring onion & seaweed, continue to cook for 30 seconds approx; add cooked rice, peas and sweetcorn, stir all together.
  2.  Add tamari to taste. Mix gently, taste and serve.

Maggie's Tips

  • Extra additions: Instead of tofu add any of the following: bacon, prawns, chicken, eggs, pork, bamboo shoots, bok choy, chinese cabbage, carrots etc,