A chewy grain with a delicious nutty flavor, farro works well in grain saladssoups, risotto, and as a side dish.  It's part of the wheat family and long been popular in Italy. We like it's versatility and ability to work well with strong ingredients like beets or salty cheese.

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Credit: Julia Gartland

Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
total:
30 mins
Yield:
Makes about 21/2 cups
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a medium saucepan, combine farro and 1 teaspoon salt; add enough water to cover by 2 inches. Bring to a boil and cook until tender, about 25 minutes. Use immediately, or spread on a rimmed baking sheet and let cool.

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