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Greek Style Rice with Spinach

1 1/2 tablespoons Olive oil
1 large Onion -- chopped
1 1/3 tablespoons Garlic -- minced
4 cups Fresh spinach -- clean and chop
3 tablespoons Lemon juice
4 cups Cooked long grained rice
2 tablespoons Basil -- minced
Salt and pepper to taste
1/4 cup Feta cheese -- crumbled

Heat oil in a heavy skillet or wok. Add onion and garlic and cook on medium-high heat until onion is softened and transparent. Add spinach, lemon juice and rice; cook, stirring frequently, until spinach is limp and rice is thoroughly heated. Toss in basil. Add salt and pepper to taste. Arrange rice in a mound on a colorful platter. If desired, surround with blanched sugar-snap peas. Sprinkle rice mixture with crumbled Feta cheese.


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