Slow-Cooker Edamame-Rice Bowl with Cherries & Pecans
With wild and brown rice, edamame, dried cherries and pecans, this dish boasts varied textures as well as an abundance of nutrients. Wild rice is rich in fiber and protein while brown rice is high in manganese, which helps the body digest fats. Cherries are packed with antioxidants, while pecans are loaded with healthy unsaturated fat.
Multicooker Directions: In Step 1, stir together the rice and butter in the inner pot of a 6-quart multicooker coated with cooking spray, stirring until the rice is evenly coated. Stir in the stock, onion, edamame, and 3/4 teaspoon of the salt. In Step 2, lock the lid; turn Pressure Valve to "Venting." Cook on SLOW COOK [More] until the rice is tender, about 4 hours. Stir in the cherries; turn off the cooker. Cover with the lid, and let stand 15 minutes. Complete Step 3.