UA Cooperative Extension - Nutrition Network

Greens and Roasted Pepper Salad

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April 22, 2016

  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 7 mins
  • 10 mins

    7 mins

    17 mins

  • Yields: 4


1 cup dry brown or wild rice mix

1 tablespoon white miso paste

2-3 garlic cloves, minced

½ tablespoon fresh ginger, grated

2 teaspoons olive oil

3 cups roughly chopped kale or other winter greens

1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes

2 tablespoons rice vinegar

2 tablespoons water

½ cup finely chopped roasted red peppers

salt and pepper, to taste


Wash hands well with soap and warm water. Wash produce well and prepare as directed.

In a medium pot cook rice with miso paste, garlic and ginger, until tender. Put in a large bowl. Set aside.

In a large skillet heat oil. Sauté greens and red pepper flakes over medium heat for 3 to 5 minutes, until wilted.

Turn off heat. Add vinegar and water to wilted greens, stir to combine.

Add brown rice and chopped peppers to greens mixture, toss to combine. Salt and pepper, to taste.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving SizeAbout 1 cup
Total Fat5g
Saturated Fat1g
Percent calories from fat21
Total Carbohydrates35g
Dietary Fiber6g