Millet, the under used grain.
Millet is not really bird seed. It looks like bird seed but it is a wonderful grain for human consumption as well.
What cannot be made with millet? Yeast breads. There isn't enough gluten in the grain to make a loaf.
What can be made with Millet? Many things.
Millet can be cooked and added into many multigrain dishes. It can be used by itself as a side dish. It be added to other grains or in bread for a little crunch like sesame seeds!
Millet is a low gluten way to add a cous cous side dish to your meals.
Prepare as you would rice in salted water or broth.
For a sweeter side, use apple juice for the liquid and add some dried fruits and almond slivers the last 3 minutes of cooking.
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