Emmer Farro Pilaf

  • Recipe courtesy Corky Pollan

Total Time:
9 hr 5 min
Prep:
10 min
Inactive Prep:
8 hr
Cook:
55 min
Yield:
8 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 2 cups emmer farro
  • 6 cups water
  • 1 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3/4 cups fresh parsley leaves, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and freshly ground pepper

Directions

Soak farro in 6 cups water for 6 to 8 hours (soaking cuts down on cooking time).

Rinse, drain, and place the farro in a pot with water to cover, bring to a boil, then simmer until tender and water is absorbed, stirring occasionally, 40 to 50 minutes.

Heat oil in saucepan and saute the onion and garlic until translucent, add parsley and farro, salt and pepper to taste, serve warm.

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