Mark Bittman's Wheat Berries with Walnuts

Mark Bittman's Wheat Berries with Walnuts
  • Yield:- Makes: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups wheat berries
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil or butter
  • 1 shallot or 1/2 medium onion, minced
  • 3/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme leaves (optional)
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper

Directions

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    Wheat Berries with Walnuts and Apples. Core and dice (peeling is optional) 1 all-purpose apple, like Golden Delicious; add to the pan with the shallot.

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    Wheat Berries with Walnuts and Beets. Add 1 cup diced cooked beets along with the walnuts in Step 2. Garnish with crumbled goat cheese if you like.

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