|3 cups||Pink beans, cooked|
|2½ cup||Brown rice, cooked|
|6 ounces||Tomato paste|
|1 cup||Cottage cheese, lowfat|
|¼ cup||Onion, chopped|
|¼ cup||Wheat germ|
|1 tablespoon||Parsley, chopped|
|1 teaspoon||Tamari soy sauce|
|¼ teaspoon||Nutmeg, ground|
|¼ cup||Sesame seeds (less or more, to taste)|
Mix the beans, rice and tomato paste. Blend the garlic, onion, milk and soy sauce. Combine everything but sesame seeds into a baking dish. Shake the sesame seeds on top. Bake at 350 degrees F. for 40 min.
Optional additions: 1 egg, about ¼ t rosemary, about 1 t molasses, grated parmesan cheese on top, mace (to taste).
* A vegetarian bean, rice and cheese casserole. Yield: Serves 4-6.
* Substitutions: (I have not tried all combinations!) : o beans: pinto or almost any kind : o rice: barley for some or all : o cottage cheese: plain yoghurt or tofu : o wheat germ: grape nuts, bulgur wheat, oatmeal, etc.
: o milk: anything from water to whole milk : o nutmeg: cinnamon
: o egg: tapioca flour and starch paste : o molasses: blackstrap molasses or honey : Difficulty: easy.
: Time: 15 minutes preparation (if rice is already cooked), 45 minutes cooking.
: Precision: approximate measurement OK.
: Dave Dameron dameron@...
: Organization: Stanford University, IC Laboratory : If you have rocks in your head, open a quarry.
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