4 servings (serving size: 1 1/2 cups vegetable mixture, 1/2 cup rice, and 1 tablespoon cheese)

How to Make It

Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add onion and garlic; sauté 3 minutes. Add basil and next 5 ingredients (basil through tomatoes). Bring to a boil, and reduce heat to medium. Cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Stir in chickpeas; cook 3 minutes. Add zucchini; cover and cook 3 minutes or until zucchini is tender. Discard bay leaves. Serve with rice; sprinkle with cheese.

Ratings & Reviews

good side

June 11, 2016
i thought i'd be more blown away with this than i was.  it's a good side in place of white rice for asian or mexican recipes, but on its own is rather bland.  by all means, use dried chickpeas and don't use canned.