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Forbidden Black Rice

I couldn’t resist it! Who could, with a name like that? There it was in a bin at Caper’s, tucked between a bin of brown rice and another of couscous.

So I bought some and brought it home and then googled for a recipe and info. It turns out that forbidden black rice was such a wonderfully nutritious hybrid of that it was reserved for the emperor. As with many so-called “black” foods, forbidden black rice is colourred more of a really dark purple and as such is very nourishing read more