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Italian Dirty Rice.

Italian Dirty Rice You can cook Italian Dirty Rice using 13 ingredients and 7 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Italian Dirty Rice

  1. You need 5 cups of cooked rice, cold.
  2. Prepare 2 lbs of bulk Italian sausage.
  3. You need 1 of lg. Onion, diced.
  4. It’s 3 of celery ribs with leaves, diced.
  5. It’s of I bell pepper (whatever you have), diced.
  6. You need 6 of garlic cloves, minced.
  7. It’s 1/2 cup of kalamata olives, drained & diced.
  8. It’s 1 can of artichoke hearts, diced.
  9. You need 1/2 pkg. of pepperoni slices, cut in half.
  10. You need 1-2 cup of canned tomatoes.
  11. It’s 2 Tbsp of Italian seasoning.
  12. You need 1/2 tsp of crushed red pepper flakes.
  13. Prepare of Salt & pepper.

Italian Dirty Rice step by step

  1. Cook 2 1/2 cups rice in chicken stock according to directions. Once done spread on sheet to cool. You can use leftover rice if you are lucky to have it!.
  2. While rice is cooling. Break up and brown the Italian sausage. Once done, remove from the pan and set aside..
  3. Drain excess fat from pan. Add in the onion, celery, pepper to sauté until tender. Then add in the spices. Stir to combine..
  4. Stir in the garlic to combine. Add the sausage back in..
  5. Add in the olives, artichoke hearts, pepperoni, and tomatoes. Stir to combine..
  6. Next add in the cold rice. Stir to combine..
  7. If need you can add in a little more stock. Enjoy..