brown rice

noun

Definition of brown rice

: hulled but unpolished rice that retains most of the bran layers, endosperm, and germ

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To complete this meal serve with a side of brown rice and steamed broccoli. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Peach-glazed chicken: Easy, one-skillet recipe is done in 30 minutes," 7 July 2019 With brown rice, that’s the difference between 40 minutes and 10. Tamar Haspel, Washington Post, "All processed food isn’t bad. We took a nutritionist shopping to find reasonable options.," 9 Sep. 2019 For brown rice: Follow the same steps as for white rice, using the higher ratio of water to uncooked rice. oregonlive.com, "How to cook perfect rice: Chances are, you’re doing it all wrong," 26 Aug. 2019 But chef Jay Barashari says the signature bowls — including the Pump Fit ($15.95, with brown rice, avocado, mango-jalapeno sauce) — are the most popular. Phillip Valys, sun-sentinel.com, "Flagler Village: New bars, restaurants invade funky Fort Lauderdale village," 23 Aug. 2019 Maybe in another 50 years, healing mushrooms and CBD lemonade will be as ubiquitous as soy milk and brown rice. Gillian Ferguson, Los Angeles Times, "What’s in your basket: CBD lemonade and keto cookies at Erewhon," 21 Aug. 2019 What's more, depending on the brand, these burgers are made with real veggies, like onions, carrots, mushrooms, zucchini, green and red bell peppers, quinoa and brown rice. Lisa Drayer, CNN, "They might be better for the planet, but are plant-based burgers good for you?," 9 Aug. 2019 For the dogs: Snack on plain brown rice for $2.50 or a chicken breast or hamburger patty for $4.95. Allyson Reedy, The Know, "These dog-friendly Colorado restaurants have special menus just for your pup," 7 Aug. 2019 The patio area allows dogs, who receive a complimentary bowl of water and have their own menu, which includes brown rice, hamburger patty and chicken. Chevall Pryce, Houston Chronicle, "Dog-friendly restaurant brings shareable comfort food to Cy-Fair," 30 July 2019

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First Known Use of brown rice

1883, in the meaning defined above

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