Today’s post is from our foodie contributor, Tinsley over @ . Her blog is “designed to bring short recipes and good food to your table.” What a great mission!

Purple Rice Pilaf with Feta and Walnuts

This rice pilaf is super sexy and tastes oh so good. Perfect for date night, pair this side with steamed fish or grilled chicken. Summer is here! Pack it up with a simple salad and take it on a romantic picnic.

Purple Rice with Walnuts

  • 1 cup purple rice (sometimes called black rice or forbidden rice)
  • 1/2 cup orzo
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup feta cheese, crumbled
  • olive oil
  • salt and pepper
  • 2 tbsp. butter

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