Brown Rice With Chickpeas, Spinach and Feta

Brown Rice With Chickpeas, Spinach, and Feta

This high-fiber, high-protein, Mediterranean dish will have your taste buds thanking you!
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4 servings

Serving size:
about 1 cup

Heat large skillet coated with nonstick cooking spray over medium-high heat. Add celery; cook, stirring occasionally, 4 minutes or until lightly glazed and brown in spots.

Add rice, chickpeas, garlic, if desired, spinach, Greek seasoning, broth, salt, if desired, pepper, and water. Stir to combine. Cover and bring to a gentle boil. Reduce heat to low and boil gently 12 minutes or until rice is tender. Remove from heat; add lemon juice and feta and mix gently with large spoon.

Note: One cup of cooked chickpeas has 14 grams of protein and 12 grams of fiber.

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