Prepare as directed, using instant brown rice and letting the finished dish stand (off the heat) 5 min. before serving.
Prepare using your favorite variety of cooking apple, such as Granny Smith, Rome Beauty or York Imperial.
How to Substitute Dried Herbs for Fresh
In most recipes, a dried herb can be substituted for fresh but some conversions are necessary. As a general rule, you can use 1 tsp. of the dried herb in place of 1 Tbsp. of a fresh herb.