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Ross il-Forn (Maltese Baked Rice)



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Ross il-Forn (Maltese Baked Rice)

  • 250 g rice
  • 750 g water
  • 25 g cheese, (Grated For Topping)
  • 50 g tomato puree, (or Tomato Paste)
  • 1 tbsp dried basil
  • 100 g tomatoes, (Peeled & Chopped)
  • 4 eggs
  • 300 g minced meat
  • 300 g beef stock, (Liquid)
  • pinch salt & pepper

Recipe's preparation

    Ross il-Forn (Maltese Baked Rice)
  1. -      1.  Grated Cheese 6sec/speed 6. Set aside

    -      2.  Place Rice in TM Basket and rinse until water runs clear.

    -      3.  Place 750g water into Theromix Bowl, Insert TM Basket with Rice, transfer minced meat into the Varoma, and set in place onto Thermomix Bowl.

    -      4.  Cook until rice is ½ cooked.  10mins/100*C/speed 4.

    -      5.  Remove the Thermomix Basket with ½ cooked rice, set aside.

    -      6.  Resume cooking the Minced Meat 5mins/Varoma/speed 4.

    -      Strain Rice and Cool under cold running water, transfer into Thermoserver and set aside.

    -      7.  Transfer cooked Minced Meat into the Thermomix Bowl, add chopped Tomatoes and Tomato Puree`, combine 2-3sec/speed 6.

    -      8.  Add Beef Stock, Allow to Simmer “Reversed” 30mins/Varoma/speed 1.

    -      9.  Pre-heat Oven to 180*C.

    -      Line with baking paper or Grease a baking dish. Set aside.

    -      10.  Once simmered, transfer the ½ cooked rice from the Thermoserver back into the Thermomix Bowl with the Minced Meat, add the remaining ingredients. Combine “Reversed” 3-6sec/speed 3.

    -      11.  Transfer well mixed Mince Mixture into the prepared baking dish.

    -      12.  Sprinkle Grated Cheese over the top.

    -      13.  Cook in oven for 35mins or until top is brown.


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Mince can also be cooked in the Thermomix Bowl instead of using the varoma, this method my add time to your preparation.

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  • OK but we just didnt really enjoy it

    Submitted by sueclaire on 21. May 2017 - 12:52.

    OK, but we just didn't really enjoy it.

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  • TOTALLY AMAZING!!! and simply

    Submitted by LaraP04 on 22. December 2014 - 13:06.

    TOTALLY AMAZING!!! and simply very much delicious

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