Did you know that November 28th is Mediterranean Food Day? Mediterranean region comprises of about 21 countries having shoreline along the Mediterranean sea. They are Albania, Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Slovenia, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, and Turkey. This region, I would say, is a powerhouse of flavors like my home country. Gear up with the Mediterranean recipes we shared today, in an event hosted by Christie, and enjoy the tasty foods of the region with friends and family on Mediterranean Food Day. Be sure to check the links at the end of the post. We share Recipes From Our Dinner Table! Join our group and share your recipes, too! While you're at it, join our Pinterest board, too!
Drain the water from the rice.
Add the rice, lentils, salt, pepper, and cumin powder, mix, and bring it to a boil.
Add the reserved caramelized onions, fluff the rice.