A Gilding Of Shrimp & Saffron Rice


  • 2 1/2 cups  water
  • 1 teaspoon  salt, divided
  • 1/4-1/2 teaspoon  saffron threads, (see Ingredient Note)
  • 1 cup  long-grain brown rice
  • 2 tablespoons  extra-virgin olive oil
  • 3   medium yellow summer squash, quartered lengthwise and cut into 1/4-inch-thick slices
  • 1 pound  raw shrimp, (21-25 per pound), peeled and deveined
  • 1/3 cup  tightly packed fresh mint leaves, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons  lemon juice
  •   Freshly ground pepper, to taste


Golden Saffron And A Bounty Of Herbs And Summer Vegetables Make This A Beautiful And Fresh-tasting Dish. Don't Overseason; Let The Flavors Sing.

Recipe.com Favicon Recipe.com
View Full Recipe

MS Found Country:US image description
Back to top