Basmati Rice with Coconut Water and Saffron

by Ghetto Gastro 7:25 AM, December 15, 2017

Rachael Ray Show

Aired December 20, 2017

Serves 10 servings

For the Saffron Stock:
4 cups water
4 cups coconut water
1/2 teaspoon saffron threads (about 20)

For the Rice:
4 tablespoons coconut oil
4 cups basmati rice, rinsed
4 cups saffron stock
Sea salt


For the Saffron Stock: Place ingredients in a large pot and bring to a boil, reduce liquid by half.

For the Rice: In a pot, heat the coconut oil over medium-high heat. Add the rice and toast slightly. Add saffron stock, season with salt and cover. Simmer for 18 mins, remove from the heat but do not remove the lid. Allow to rest for 10 mins and fluff with a fork.