Black rice with sugar snaps and sun-drenched tomato and mint

This quick and super healthy black rice recipe is a great side to some beautifully grilled fish or chicken. Add it to a roast dinner or simply have it as a healthy vegan lunch. The options are limitless for the side.

Black rice with sugar snaps and sun-drenched tomato, basil and mint

A super healthy and delicious rice dish
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Course: Grains, Side Dish
Cuisine: contemporary european
Keyword: black rice, healthy
Servings: 4 people
Author: Bart van der Lee


  • 100 gram black rice
  • 150 gram sugar snaps
  • 100 gram sun-drenched tomatoes
  • 5 gram basil
  • 5 gram mint
  • 15 ml olive oil


  • Cook the black rice in the rice cooker or in a pot.
  • Blanch the sugar snaps and cut the tomatoes in half.
  • Wash, dry, and chop the basil and mint.
  • Mix the cooked black rice, sugar snaps, dried tomato, olive oil, and herbs together and finish with a pinch of salt.

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