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Granny’s Bacon and Rice Surprise

Yields1 ServingPrep Time10 minsCook Time10 minsTotal Time20 mins

Granny's really quick, easy and tasty dinner, perfect when you've not much time. What's the surprise though?

bacon rice surprise recipe

 One onion - finely chopped
 4-5 rashers of bacon - rind removed and chopped into small pieces
 1 tin of chopped tomatoes
 2 tbsp tomato puree
 150g frozen peas (or fresh if available)
 Handful of chives - chopped
 Salt and pepper
 Basmati or long grain rice

Get the rice on to cook as per the instructions on the packet


Heat oil in a saucepan and fry the onion and bacon for 5 minutes or so


Add the chopped tomatoes, frozen peas, salt, pepper and tomato puree - add peas later if using fresh


Bring to a simmer and add the chives


Cook for 5 minutes or so until the peas are cooked


Serve with the rice

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size Serves 4-5