If you want to give this dish a summery twist, try adding some grated lemon zest and a few drops of lemon juice to the rice, shortly before you serve.
To balance out the intense flavours of this dish, we suggest you to serve it with a leafy green salad.
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If you don't like the sweetness of raisins that much, try replacing them with cranberries or leaving them out completely.
Ok, ok, we admit it: this does not look or sound like a typical traditional Italian dish. But! We can assure you that the quality of the ingredients and the creativity of the chef are 100% green, white and red! This is a quite unusual dish, somehow inspired by the Southeast Asian cuisine, where combining of savoury and sweet is commonplace, the use of nuts widespread and the basmati rice is a native staple food. Embark on an exotic trip while savouring this delicious, unique recipe right at your table!