Chef Abukass Recipes

Yellow bean and Rice Risotto

Preparation time:
30 Min



The origin of this dish goes back to Spain and Portugal, and is prepared in many ways, it is both a quick meal for lunch or dinner, while its main components is common, namely: rice, lentils and plenty of natural food flavoring and garlic.

There are dozens of recipes for risotto and their preparation of which the most famous are with sea food and is called paella.

:The recipe features

This traditional dish contains all the essential vitamins necessary for all family members, especially children and adolescents.

You can make this traditional dish meal without the need for any major additional dish

You can submit it with yogurt green onions to impart distinctive flavor and the onions contain an additional amount of antioxidants 

Ingredients Description
  • 2 cups of Abukass Rice
  • 2 cups yellow lentils, boiled
  • 4 tbsp vegetable oil or fat
  • 4 cups water or chicken broth
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 4 eggs optional

- Heat the fat or oil in a saucepan, then add water or broth with salt and pepper and let boil then put the rice and lentils and mix gently then let simmer a very low heat until a little water remains. Stir every minute until you feel the rice has mixed well with the ingredients.

You can add scrambled eggs and stir until cooked to give the risotto a gel form.


You can serve risotto with yogurt salad and green onions