The sweet-tart flavors of pineapple go well with the salty-rich flavors of ham, which is why they are so often put together. So, why fix it if it ain’t broke? We’ve used a modest amount of good smoked ham, just enough to broadcast its flavor without overwhelming the dish.
Makes 4 servings
2 cups chicken broth, homemade or canned
1 cup water
4 cloves garlic, minced
1 cup lentils
½ cup aromatic rice, such as basmati, jasmine, or Texmati
⅓ cup fresh lemon juice