Catherine's Wild Rice, Walnut,
and Apricot Salad



75-100g wild rice
75 g white rice  (here I use Jasmine rice)
75 g basmati rice
¾ cup chopped fresh chives
2 tablespoons parsley
½ cup dried apricots, (chopped)
100 g walnuts, (chopped)


2 tablespoons peanut oil
2 tablespoons olive oil
¼ cup white vinegar
Juice of ½ lemon
1 teaspoon brown sugar
1 teaspoon mustard
Salt and pepper


Cook rice in separate pots of boiling water until ready.  Drain and allow to cool. Combine rice in a salad bowl and add chives, parsley, apricots and walnuts.  Mix  well.

Dressing:   Combine oils, vinegar, lemon, sugar and mustard in a jar.  Shake well. Pour dressing over salad and toss to coat.

Season with salt and pepper. Serve at room temperature.


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