wheat

Wheat / Trigo Atamalado

marie Wed, 02/02/2011 - 13:04

Serves 8

Ingredients :

1 lb wheat
½ cup of oil
1 onion, chopped
3 garlic cloves, minced
2 tsp aji mirasol paste / hot yellow pepper paste
Salt
Pepper
Water or Stock
1/2 cup fresh cheese cut into small pieces
2 scallions, finely chopped

Preparation:

Soak wheat in water for approx. 3 hours. Aside, heat oil in a pan, sautee onion, garlic, hot yellow pepper paste, stir and season with salt and pepper.
Add wheat. Pour enough water or stock to cover wheat. Cook in low heat until done. Add more water or stock as needed while cooking.

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Wheat Risotto in Cilantro Sauce / Risotto de Trigo al Culantro

marie Wed, 02/02/2011 - 12:30

Serves 6

Ingredients :

1 lb wheat
2 medium onions, chopped
2 tomatoes, chopped
2 tablespoons ají amarillo paste / hot yellow chili pepper paste
2 tablespoons fresh cilantro (blended with very little water)
1 teaspoon garlic minced
3 tablespoons oil
¾ cup milk
½ cup farmers cheese (ricotta, feta)
¼ cup minced cilantro
1 chicken bouillon cube

Preparation:

Soak wheat in water for ½ hour. Wash well and drain.

Place wheat in pan, cover with water and cook. Drain and discard water.

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Wheat Risotto / Trigo Risotto

marie Wed, 02/02/2011 - 12:12

Serves 8

Ingredients :

2 cups wheat, soaked in water and rinsed
2 tablespoons olive oil
4 tablespoons butter, at room temperature
1 large onion, finely chopped
2 garlic cloves, minced
2 tablespoon fresh yellow hot pepper (aji)paste
1 ½ teaspoon dried thyme
½ cup dry white wine
3 cups beef stock. Use more if necessary
1 cup heavy cream
3/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
Salt
Pepper
1 ½ cup cooked fava beans (optional)
1/2 cup farmers cheese, diced
Chopped parsley for garnish

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