The “fried rice” in this case is a grain called “freekeh” and it is a perfect substitute for rice. The different flavors worked very well together to create a yummy, can’t-stop-eating-it, Chinese-style vegetarian meal.
“Strange”. “Odd”. These are accurate descriptions of Za’atar Roasted Cauliflower over Date-Farro Salad but another word that fits is “Yummy-Yum-Yum”. Go easy on the pickled shallots and I think you’ll love it.