Dinner Tonight: Saffron Fried Rice with Dried Apricots and Almonds

Dinner Tonight: Saffron Fried Rice with Dried Apricots and Almonds
13 Ingredients
  • 1/4 cup half-and-half
  • Pinch of saffron threads
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped shallots (from 1 to 2 shallots)
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped garlic (from about 2 garlic cloves)
  • 1/2 cup diced dried apricots
  • 1 1/2 cups basmati rice, rinsed and drained
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten together in a small bowl
  • 4 scallions, green parts only, chopped into 1/4-inch lengths
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley (chives or cilantro also work)
Nutrition
487
24% daily value
4 servings
                                       
                                            vegetarian, gluten-​free
     

Fat

28% 18

Saturated

15% 3

Trans

- 0

Monounsaturated

- 11

Polyunsaturated

- 3

Carbs

24% 71

Carbs (net)

- 67

Fiber

14% 4

Sugars

- 11

Sugars, added

- 0

Protein

22% 11

Cholesterol

33% 99

Sodium

16% 387

Calcium

10% 95

Magnesium

12% 49

Potassium

10% 449

Iron

25% 5

Zinc

14% 2

Phosphorus

28% 197

Vitamin A

11% 100

Vitamin C

7% 7

Thiamin (B1)

37% 0

Riboflavin (B2)

20% 0

Niacin (B3)

23% 4

Vitamin B6

19% 0

Folate equivalent (total)

75% 299

Folate (food)

- 36

Folic acid

- 155

Vitamin B12

11% 0

Vitamin D

4% 1

Vitamin E

33% 5

Vitamin K

53% 64
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