Farro With Argula, Roasted Red Peppers & Parmesan


1 ¼ Cups Farro-available in the rice section of the market
2 Tbsp. Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1 Cup Onions-finely diced
2 tsp. Garlic-sliced thinly
4 Cups Chicken or Vegetable Broth or Water
3 Cups Arugula or Spinach
½ Cup Roasted Red Peppers-1/2” diced
¼ Cup Parmesan Cheese-freshly grated
To Taste Salt and Black Pepper

• Place the farro in a bowl and add enough water to cover.
• Let the grain soak for 30 minutes then drain thoroughly.
• In a pot over medium heat add the olive oil and onions.
•  Cook stirring for about 1 minute or until softened.
• Add the garlic, cook 30 seconds.
• Add the chicken broth, bring to a boil.
• Add the drained farro and cook over medium heat uncovered for about 25 minutes or until the liquid is nearly evaporated.
•  Stir in the arugula and cook just to wilt.
• Stir in the roasted red peppers and the Parmesan cheese.
• Season to taste with salt and black pepper. 
Serves 4
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